Building Capacity for Digital Humanities

This EDUCAUSE paper about Building Capacity in DH has been on my mind ever since I returned from the conference in Philadelphia. The session where it was discussed was somewhat sparsely attended, and I wished it had offered a greater opportunity for conversation and community-building. I suppose I was longing for the “good old days,” back when we had regularly scheduled THATCamp conferences and ResearchSlam events here in the southland.

In any case, this matrix (found on p. 13 of the article), is going up on my wall as I consider what resources we already have at my institution (such as, coursework in DH and a Digital Humanities librarian) and what we lack (TT faculty committed to DH and sound data management practices):

DH Capacity-building matrix

 

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