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Russion Revolution and Its Legacy at Yale University Library
September 1, 2017
2017 marks the centennial of the Russian Revolution, one of the most consequential events of the 20th century. Not only did the revolution irrevocably alter Russian national identity and cultural life, but its effects would shape global affairs to the present day. With U.S.-Russian relations...
August 29, 2017
Join us for a special Office Hours this Tuesday to hear outgoing DHLab Postdoc Jonathan Schroeder discuss his project, "Passages to Freedom: Worlding the North American Slave Narrative." This project uses data from the University of North Carolina's North American Slave Narrative corpus to map...
Image of Chaucer from the Takamiya Collection at Yale's Beinecke Library
August 28, 2017
The most impressive collection of medieval English manuscripts that had been in private hands will be on exhibition for the first time in the United States at the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library. Four unique Chaucer manuscripts, numerous devotional rolls, and works as varied as Boethius...
August 28, 2017
Job Opportunities with the DHLab If you have programming skills and an interest in humanistic data, apply to work in the Digital Humanities Lab! We are looking to hire Yale undergraduate and graduate students to work on a variety of exciting projects that are underway in the lab.   Call for Digital...
United Missionary Society collection box (detail)
August 24, 2017
The Divinity Library is delighted to announce the arrival of many of the special collections and archival materials of Andover Newton Theological School. The collection is in the process of being transferred to the Yale University Library system and will be made available for researchers during the...
Ta Kung Pao Full-text Database 大公報, 1902-1949
August 23, 2017
Yale University Library has acquired the access to a newspaper database for modern China: Ta Kung Pao Full-text Database 大公報, 1902-1949. The database allows unlimited concurrent users and has been added to the Library’s Quicksearch, Find a Database by Title, and Chinese Studies subject guide-...
August 18, 2017
The Yale digital humanities team participated in the 2017 DH Conference in Montreal from August 7-11. Highlighted projects by faculty and staff included:   Photogrammar, a platform for visualizing over 170,000 photographs taken during the Great Depression and World War II Ensemble, a crowdsourcing...

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