Digital Arts and Humanities Spring Institute 2012
Tools and Methodologies
February 8-9 at University College Cork

Day 1 Tools and Methods
Location Western Gateway Building UCC

10.30 – Welcome – Brendan Dooley

10.35 TEI – XML for the Humanities Workshop – Orla Murphy
Software requirement – an XML editor Oxygen preferred, XMetal, or XSpy Available as 30 day free trial
Reading: James Cummings The Text Encoding Initiative and the Study of Literature. Blackwell Companion to Digital Literary Studies. 2008. http://www.digitalhumanities.org/companion/view?docId=blackwell/9781405148641/9781405148641.xml&chunk.id=ss1-6-6&toc.depth=1&toc.id=ss1-6-6&brand=9781405148641_brand
Websites: TEI by Example http://tbe.kantle.be
The TEI consortium http://tei-c.org

11.25 Databases in the Humanities – Mike Cosgrave
Software Requirement – LibreOffice

12.45 Break for Lunch

1.30 Information Retrieval and Document Oriented Databases – Adrian O’Riordan

Short break at 3.15

3.30 Visualising in Space and Time: Seeing the World in Dynamic New Dimensions – Shawn Day

4.30 Representing Networks – Christoph Kudella

Day 2 – FrankCamp
Location Sheraton Court http://goo.gl/maps/N67Ht

10.00 – 1.00 – break at 11.30
Using tools and methods gained on Day 1 to interrogate data from the Frank O’Connor collection at the Boole Library UCC.

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