Digital data from the perspective of a humanities scholar

The one-day online conference invites representatives from professionals, researchers, students and those interested in the digital humanities to come and  learn about inspiring digital projects implemented at the Faculty of Arts of MU and beyond and be inspired by different research methods and digital tools

Thursday 23 November 2023 | online

Call for contributions

Fourth Annual Online Conference Digital Data from a Humanities Researcher's Perspective

The goal of the Digital Data from the Perspective of a Humanities Scholar conference is to provide a professional forum for the exchange of knowledge, ideas, and experiences in the use of data, digital methods, and computational and information technologies in humanities research.

Date of the Event

23. listopadu 2023 od 9:00 do 18:00

Event Organiser

Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University, Department of Information Studies and Librarianship & LINDAT/CLARIAH-CZ

Event Type

Conference and Workshop

The conference welcomes a variety of papers offering empirical, theoretical, and technical perspectives on digital and algorithmic research in a wide range of humanities disciplines. The conference is organized by the Department of Information Studies and Librarianship of the Faculty of Arts MU together with the local node of the large research infrastructure LINDAT/CLARIAH-CZ. The conference will be held online on November 23, 2023.

The fourth edition of the conference focuses on data, tools and platforms for digital research in the humanities. The main themes of the conference, with a constant focus on the humanities, include:

  • Computing in Humanities Research
  • digital humanities projects
  • collaborative digital research
  • digital and algorithmic research methods
  • tools for data analysis
  • data mining and retrieval
  • organisation of data, concepts and knowledge
  • building research infrastructures
  • research data management and maintenance
  • FAIRification of data
  • data enrichment
  • data sharing and citation
  • text and data mining

Important dates and deadlines

May 2023

Call for papers

26th June 2023

Deadline for sending the papers

15th August 2023

Notification of receipt of contributions

Please send paper proposals (title and abstract) to

Registration: not required
Conference date: 23 November 2023
Conference papers

There are three types of conference papers: invited talks, paper presentations and workshops. Paper presentations are 20 minutes in length.

The conference is conducted entirely online in the MS Teams environment, in which it is moderated both "live" on camera and in chat, where questions can be asked about the discussion part of each paper.

For additional questions about the organization and program of the event, please contact:

Digital Data from the Perspective of a Humanities Researcher 2022 Digital Data from the Perspective of a Humanities Researcher 2021 Digital Data from the Perspective of a Humanities Researcher 2020

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