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Canadian War Museum - Director, Research, Canadian War Museum (CWM)
NEH news release from October 28, 2015:
"The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) today launched a nationwide contest, challenging members of the public to produce creative web-based projects using data pulled from Chronicling America, the digital repository of historic U.S. newspapers."
The submission date is June 15, 2016.
Interesting reflection on Academia.edu from Kathleen Fitzpatrick, Associate Executive Director and Director of Scholarly Communication for the Modern Language Association:
Here’s the crux of the matter:
When scholars use academia dot edu are they aware that they are providing their data to a for-profit venture capital backed company?
— Seth Denbo (@seth_denbo) October 19, 2015