Project Spotlight: Creating Interactive Historical Visualizations of Atlanta at ECDS

Scholars and students in the Digital Visualization Lab at Emory’s Center for Digital Scholarship (ECDS) have been working on extracting building footprints and city infrastructure features from a 1878 and a 1930 atlas of the city of Atlanta for several years. The first goal of this initiative was to build a geodatabase built from our understanding […]

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ECDS Launches a Redesign of the Journal of Humanities in Rehabilitation

JHR homepage

This autumn the Emory Center for Digital Scholarship will launch a newly-redesigned site for the Journal of Humanities in Rehabilitation (JHR) at JHRehab.org. Over the past few months, ECDS’s Senior Digital Scholarship Specialist, Anandi Silva Knuppel, Digital Scholarship Associate, Kayla Shipp Kamibayashi, and Digital Scholarship Assistant and JHR Editorial Assistant, Melissa McCune, have been making […]

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New special issue of American Quarterly highlights intersections between American studies and the digital humanities

A new special issue of American Quarterly coedited by the Emory Center for Digital Scholarship’s Jesse P. Karlsberg examines the intersections between American studies and the digital humanities. The issue is the first in the field-leading journal’s history to feature a section of peer reviewed digital projects in addition to traditional articles and forums. The […]

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