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All the News That's Fit to Mine: Text Mining and Topic Modeling Newspaper Usage in Scholarly Literature

Description: Presentation for the 2017 Digital Frontiers Conference. This presentation discusses the use of the JSTOR Data for Research (DfR) tool to examine the occurrence of newspapers in scholarly literature and analyze the disciplines and key terms associated with journal articles that use newspapers in their research.
Date: September 21, 2017
Creator: Feeney, Mary; Wallace, Niamh & Oliver, Jeff
Partner: UNT Libraries

Birds of a Feather Session

Description: Presentation of speakers and topics in a birds of a feather session for the 2013 Digital Frontiers Annual Conference. Topics include: Testing the research usability of finding aids and metadata of primary resources, exploring data curation across disciplines using Google books for academic research, digital collection usage, teaching humanities digitally, and internet politics.
Date: September 21, 2013
Creator: Bartlett, Mary Lee; Bailey, Janet; Caton, Amy; Lancaster, Scott; Boeke, Cindy; Henry, Robin et al.
Partner: UNT Digital Scholarship Cooperative (DiSCo)

Breakdowns in Machine Reading: Attempting to De-privilege Modern English Print with the Power of Supercomputing and the DH Dashboard

Description: Presentation for the 2017 Digital Frontiers Conference. This presentation is part of a panel addressing the constructive limitations of decolonializing DH by reflecting on the "Reading the First Books" project currently underway at the University of Texas at Austin. This presentation speaks to the project's technical breakdowns in machine reading.
Date: September 21, 2017
Creator: Tarpley, Bryan
Partner: UNT Libraries

Digital Archives: Where is the community in History?

Description: Presentation for the 2012 Digital Frontiers Conference. In this presentation, the author discusses digital archives and looks at the history community's presence in digital archives.
Date: September 21, 2012
Creator: Nylander, Elisabeth Mueller
Partner: UNT Digital Scholarship Cooperative (DiSCo)

Digital Rights, Media and Practice: The Right to Bear Arms in the Information Age

Description: Presentation for the 2012 Digital Frontiers Conference. The author discusses digital rights, media and practice and reviews issues pertaining to image making in the public sphere, mobile technologies, and the rights of individuals in an era of increased governmental surveillance.
Date: September 21, 2012
Creator: Papić, Mariette
Partner: UNT Digital Scholarship Cooperative (DiSCo)

The Handbook of Texas: Past and Future

Description: Presentation for the 2012 Digital Frontiers Conference. The central challenge before the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA) is to seize the unprecedented opportunities of the 'Handbook of Texas' in the digital age in order to reshape how history will be accessed, disseminated, understood, and preserved in the twenty-first century. This presentation describes how the TSHA is facing the challenges along with its plans to realize the opportunities.
Date: September 21, 2012
Creator: Calder, J. Kent
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

If We Are Doing It in New Jersey, You Can Do It in Your State!

Description: Presentation for the 2012 Digital Frontiers Conference. This presentation discusses Kean University's approach to creating digital collections by tapping into local resources.
Date: September 21, 2012
Creator: Rodriguez, Luis & Riley-Reid, Trevar
Partner: UNT Digital Scholarship Cooperative (DiSCo)