Category Archives: Open Access

Digitizing the Ehrenberg Archaeological Collection

Through the Roman Society Museum and Heritage Summer Placement, I was chosen to participate in a two week long internship with the Hellenic and Roman Library and the Institute of Classical Studies, at the University of London. My time here … Continue reading

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Digital Classical Philology. Ancient Greek and Latin in the Digital Revolution

Digital Classical Philology. Ancient Greek and Latin in the Digital Revolution Ed. by Monica Berti Series: Age of Access? Grundfragen der Informationsgesellschaft 10 De Gruyter 2019 Open Access – DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/9783110599572 Thanks to the digital revolution, even a traditional discipline … Continue reading

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Cataloguing Open Access Materials Workshop

The Combined Classics Library and Institute of Classical Studies, University of London, held a one-day workshop on Thursday July 11, 2019, related to the Cataloguing Open Access Classics Serials (COACS) project, which is now moving from journals to a focus … Continue reading

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Digital Classicist Wiki editing sprints

The regular Digital Classicist Wiki editing sprints that we used to run have stalled in the last year or so, but we will be restarting them as of next month. For now, sprints will run on the first Tuesday of … Continue reading

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DCO 3,2 (2017) is out!

A new special issue of the Digital Classics Online journal was published a few days ago, and it contains a selection of papers presented at the Digital Classicist Seminar Berlin during its first four years (2012-2015). Table of Contents: Editorial … Continue reading

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Open Epigraphic Data Unconference report

Last month, a dozen or so scholars met in London (and were joined by a similar number via remote video-conference) to discuss and work on the open data produced by the Epigraphic Database Heidelberg. (See call and description.) Over the … Continue reading

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Open Epigraphic Data Unconference, London, May 15, 2017

Open Epigraphic Data Unconference 10:00–17:00, May 15, 2017, Institute of Classical Studies This one-day workshop, or “unconference,” brings together scholars, historians and data scientists with a shared interest in classical epigraphic data. The event involves no speakers or set programme … Continue reading

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Cataloguing Open Access Classics Serials

The Institute for Classical Studies is pleased to announce the appointment of Simona Stoyanova for one year as a new Research Fellow in Library and Information Science on the Cataloguing Open Access Classics Serials (COACS) project, funded by a development … Continue reading

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Sunoikisis Digital History and Archaeology, Fall 2016

The fall programme of the Sunoikisis Digital Classics course has just started, with online sessions via YouTube on Thursdays at 16h00 UK/11h00 New York. This semester, focussed on objects, space and heritage data, rus in parallel with courses taught at … Continue reading

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Book launch invitation: Teaching, Knowledge Exchange & Public Engagement

We would like to invite you to a launch event on June 10th, with the Institute of Classical Studies and Ubiquity Press, for the recently published volume: Bodard G. & Romanello M. 2016. Digital Classics Outside the Echo-Chamber: Teaching, Knowledge … Continue reading

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Greek, Latin and Digital Philology in a Global Age

The School of Advanced Study, London sponsors an S T Lee Visiting Professorial Fellowship. This year it is held by Greg Crane, Humboldt Professor of the Humanities at the University of Leipzig. During May and June he will be lecturing … Continue reading

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Open Data Day event: Open Data as Open Educational Resources

The Open Education SIG at University College London are holding their inaugural event: Open Data as Open Educational Resources. Open Data are freely licensed datasets produced by governments, international organisations and researchers that can be used as open educational resources … Continue reading

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BL Labs roadshow at King’s Digital Laboratory

BL Labs Roadshow Event: Experimenting with British Library’s Digital Content and Data for your research King’s Digital Laboratory (KDL) is excited to announce we will be hosting a British Library Labs (BL Labs) roadshow event at King’s College London on … Continue reading

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Harpokration Online

Posted for Joshua Sosin: About eight months ago we announced a lightweight tool to support collaborative translation of Harpokration—we called it ‘Harpokration On Line.’ See: https://blogs.library.duke.edu/dcthree/2015/05/26/harpokration-on-line. Well, we took our time (Mack finished a dissertation, John made serious progress on his, … Continue reading

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