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Digital Humanities and Cornell University: Research Guide: Digital

Selected resources on digital humanities; links to support at Cornell University Library.

Use the DiRT Directory to identify DIGITAL TOOLS

"The DiRT Directory is a registry of digital research tools for scholarly use. DiRT makes it easy for digital humanists and others conducting digital research to find and compare resources ranging from content management systems to music OCR, statistical analysis packages to mindmapping software."

Digital toolboxes

Your professional organization may provide a list of recommended digital tools for research and teaching in your discipline. Some examples:

Digital History Resources (American Historians Association) digital toolbox (Swiss historians). Curated;  entries are in French, German and Italian but links lead to English language content. (Personal favorite.)

Other directories of tools and training resources  Suite of training resources; over 1400 courses and 82,000 videos in streaming video format, with new material is added every week. Courses at different skill levels in over 140 specialties including 3D and Animation; Audio; Business including Microsoft Office and Google; Design; Developer; Photography and Video; and Web and social media. (Cornell University Library licensed resource).

Directory of Learning and Performance Tools "Over 2,000 tools for learning and working in education and the workplace." (Top 100 Tools for Learning 2015)  Web usability tools and news


GitHub Massive codehost hub; open to the public for public projects: closed for private projects.

Zotero Groups:  Getting Started with Data, Tools, and Platforms  These are the resources assembled for that HILT 2015 course.

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