April 2015 News

April 10, 2015
Yale University Library now has the subscription to the following three Chinese databases from East View: 1. China Statistical Yearbooks Database 中国经济社会发展统计数据库 (CSYD) is a leading resource of statistical data in China. CSYD serves the functions of full-text browsing and downloading of statistical...
Yohei Igarashi, Digital Humanities Lab
April 10, 2015
The Digital Humanities Lab partnered with the Digital Humanities Working Group to bring Yohei Igarashi to campus for a talk titled "Statistical Analysis at the Birth of Close Reading." The abstract for his talk was: "What is the actual historical relation between close reading and non-close or '...
April 6, 2015
The Big Data of Chinese Biography: The CBDB project Peter Bol, Vice Provost for Advances in Learning & Charles H. Carswell Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard UniversityHongsu Wang, CBDB Project Manager, Harvard University Wednesday April 22 1:30-3:30 pm Room 218...
April 2, 2015
Yale’s Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library and the Yale University Art Gallery are acquiring the Meserve-Kunhardt Collection, one of the nation’s great photographic collections and the definitive assemblage of portraits of Abraham Lincoln. “With this remarkable acquisition, Yale has secured...
April 2, 2015
We are happy to announce about new ILL service for copies of articles from Ōya bunko. As you many of you know, the bunko holds many treasures of post war popular magazines which are rarely held in academic libraries and hard to access. If you can identify citations of articles fromWeb Oya database...
April 2, 2015
Friday, April 10, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm at Linsly-Chittenden Hall (LC), 317, 63 High St., New Haven, CT 06511 Andrew Abbott, Gustavus F. and Ann M. Swift Distinguished Service Professor of Sociology at University of Chicago The keynote address by Andrew Abbott entitled “The Futures for Library...
April 2, 2015
Friday, April 10, 2:30 pm, Bass Library LO1A What is the actual historical relation between close reading and non-close or "distant" methods of textual analysis? This talk by Yohei Igarashi, Assistant Professor of English at the University of Connecticut, demonstrates that I.A. Richards's inaugural...

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