A new website called Belfast Group Poetry Networks will make it easier to understand the connections between Irish writers, particularly members of the mid-1960s Belfast Group, using open-source software created by the Emory Center for Digital Scholarship. Read the Emory News article about the Belfast Group site and its development (http://news.emory.edu/stories/2015/07/upress_belfast_group_poetry/campus.html).
Emory University’s Center for Digital Scholarship (ECDS) is hosting a new website to bring together research projects, resources, and information about the Atlanta metro region and inspire new scholarship. Learn more about the Atlanta Studies website (atlantastudies.org), launched in February of 2015. The website is an open-access online publication that features original writings and projects about […]
Emory University’s Robert W. Woodruff Library continues to celebrate the launch of the Battle of Atlanta mobile tour website and commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Battle with a presentation and exhibit of materials on Thursday, July 17, at 6:30 p.m. in the Jones Room at the library. This event is open to the public. The exhibit […]
More than twenty librarians from the Historically Black Colleges and Universities Library Alliance spent the week of June 16–20 at Emory learning about digital tools for blogging, compiling online exhibits, and creating mobile tours. Read more about the ECDS–HBCU Library Alliance Institute.
This pilot collaborative effort between the Emory Center for Digital Scholarship (ECDS) and the HBCU Library Alliance aims to equip librarians with training to undertake digital scholarship projects at their home institutions. Working with Omeka, WordPress, and Emory’s mobile tour app, participants will work on a project over the course of a week. All in […]
Join ECDS at the Atlanta Cyclorama on Wednesday, June 18, at 7 p.m. to launch the Battle of Atlanta Tour App. The Battle of Atlanta (July 22, 1864) figures prominently in the Union’s conquest of the Confederacy during the final year of the Civil War and in Abraham Lincoln’s re-election to the US presidency. The […]