Tag Archives: digital scholarship

CUHK library hiring Head of Digital Scholarship Services

(11 January 2019)  CUHK is hiring Library Sub-Librarian (carrying the job title of ‘Head of Digital Scholarship Services’) CUHK Job Number: 1900000W Application / Period: 11 January 2019 to 15 Feb 2019 The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) Library, a leading research library in East Asia, is seeking an academic librarian to play a leading […]


Read More...


Introducing an experimental format for learning about content mining for digital scholarship

(7 December 2018) This post by the British Library’s Digital Curator for Western Heritage Collections, Dr Mia Ridge, reports on an experimental format designed to provide more flexible and timely training on fast-moving topics like text and data mining. This post covers two topics – firstly, an update to the established format of sessions on […]


Read More...


Chiba University launches open access resource “c-arc”

(4 December 2018) Chiba University launched a new academic resource collection named “Chiba University Academic Resource Collections (c-arc) ” which makes content published and provided by Chiba University Libraries widely available on the web. This website is a new infrastructure to realize “Digital Scholarship,” which promotes using digital content to research, education, and learning materials. […]


Read More...


NTU Library hiring Senior Librarian, Digital Scholarship

(26 November 2018) Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, invites applications for the position of Senior Librarian/Manager in its  Digital Scholarship team in the Office of Information, Knowledge and Library Services (OIKLS). The successful candidate will be evaluating and implementing a range of text mining techniques, GIS tools and platforms such as Omeka. The candidate should possess […]


Read More...


Webinar recording—SHARE-ing Omeka in the Web of Digital Scholarship

(24 October 2018) SHARE offered a webinar on October 4, 2018, describing practical workflows for scraping Omeka sites in order to curate metadata for discoverability. The presenters were Michael Roth, Project Intern; Heather Froehlich, Literary Informatics Librarian; and Cynthia Hudson Vitale, Head of Digital Scholarship and Data Services, Pennsylvania State University Libraries This one-hour webinar […]


Read More...


14th AUNILO Meeting website announced

(21 May 2018) The 14th AUNILO Meeting takes place 2-4 July 2018  followed by a training workshop on 5 July at the Learning Resource Center – Cantho University, Vietnam. The theme of this meeting is Digital Scholarship Trend in Academic Library. The meeting will discuss: – New awareness of libraries’ role in digital information age […]


Read More...


Call for Papers: Knowledge Management Section joint with Academic and Research Libraries Section and Rare Books and Special Collections Section

Theme: “Digital scholarship and knowledge management: building confidence in the digital world” (13 December 2017) This session at IFLA WLIC 2018, Kuala Lumpur, will explore issues of trust in digital libraries, and the impact of those issues on digital scholarship.  Knowledge management plays a critical role for libraries and organizations seeking to establish trustworthy digital […]


Read More...


Harvard hiring Japan Digital Scholarship Librarian

(19 September 2016) The Japan Digital Research Center (JDRC) of the Fung Library at Harvard University seeks an innovative and collaborative information professional to serve as its Japan Digital Scholarship Librarian. This position is best suited for an individual with a strong interest in a range of activities in digital scholarship, including building new digital […]


Read More...


University of Melbourne hiring Manager Digital Scholarship

(10 July 2016)  The role is responsible for services, projects, training and outreach  and collaborations in the areas of research data management, data forensics, data curation/preservation among others.  The position offers an opportunity to contribute to the transformation of digital scholarship support delivered through Research and Collections by bringing together critical elements of digital scholarship expertise, […]


Read More...