PhD placements in Digital Scholarship at BL

(3 February 2016) The British Library is currently selecting professional development projects for doctoral researchers, hosted by specialist curatorial teams and other Library experts. All applications for the PhD placement scheme must be supported by the applicant’s PhD supervisor and their department’s Graduate Tutor (or equivalent). Each placement (3 month or PT equivalent) has a dedicated workplan, plus full supervision and training and 3 of these placements will particularly contribute to the field of digital scholarship:

1. Digital Humanities in China

2. The Future of the PhD Thesis

3. Digital –Only Publishing

International students are eligible if they have the right to study in the UK.

The application deadline for the 2016/2017 PhD placements is 19 February 2016.

Full application guidelines available at:

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