Category: News

Methods DH

News 28. 7. 2021

A series of popularization articles on DH methods is now being published on the LINDAT-CLARIAH.CZ website (FF MUNI). Their goal is to present individual methods and point out projects, which use them in their research. The series currently consists of five contributions: Text analysis Text analysis tools Metadata – what do Netflix and digital humanities […]

TEITOK online

News 29. 3. 2020

A record from the last LINDAT / CLARIAH-CZ tutorial during which Maarten Janssen from the University of Coimbra introduced the TEITOK tool that combines corpus tools with the TEI standard can be viewed here:


News 28. 3. 2019

In the February 2019 the newly established research infrastructure LINDAT / CLARIAH-CZ was presented at the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics of the Charles University. The aim is to make accessible digitized resources from 11 leading national cultural, memory and educational institutions, comprising the fields of linguistics, history, archeology, historical bibliography, philosophy, culture sciences, art […]

Return to ADHO Conference 2017

News 30. 10. 2017

In Information bulletin (no. 3/2017) the Library of the CAS covers among others the Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations (ADHO) conference, this year it took place in Montreal, Canada. Its main topic was the ”Access“. Report in Czech is available here:

Digital Humanities and the Study of the Past – cycle of host lectures

News 22. 9. 2017

Within the scope of long-term project Medieval Social Conflicts and Contrasts, the Centre for the study of the Middle Ages prepared semestral cycle of host lectures focussed on digital humanities exploitation during study and research of Middle ages and Early modern period society. More info:

Call for Papers (30. 9. 2017): Cultural Heritage in Digital Age

News 28. 8. 2017

For the beginning of the year 2018, the Associazione per l’Informatica Umanistica e le Culture Digitali (AIUCD) is preparing a conference „Cultural Heritage in the Digital Age. Memory, Humanities and Technologies“. Time and place: January 31 – February 2, 2018, Bari (Italy) More information:    

INFORMACE 1/2016 newsletter: “Digital Humanities – accessibility, storage and rescue of sources in digital age”

News 22. 6. 2017

Last year, a working group was set up under Strategy AV21 within the Memory in the Digital Age programme. Its task was to define basic objectives in the area of development and application of tools for work with information sources of institutes in Research Area III of the CAS. As the subtitle of the article […]

International project DiXiT

News 4. 4. 2017

An interesting activity, focusing on the creation and publication of digital scholarly editions, is conducted under international project DiXiT. The project offers researchers participation in specialized workshops on theoretical, technological and methodological developments in the area of creation of digital scholarly editions. DiXiT project is financed under the Seventh Framework Programme of the European Commission […]

Survey of interest in the establishment of a Czech, possible also Slovak, association for digital humanities

News 4. 4. 2017

Following a meeting with Prof. J. Christoph Meister from the European Association for Digital Humanities (EADH) at the annual Digital Humanities 2016 conference in Cracow, we would like to find out whether Czech, possibly also Slovak, researchers would be interested in the establishment of an association for digital humanities. Further information on the operation of the […]

Launch of Digital Humanities portal

News 9. 6. 2016

This database of digital humanities information sources created and managed by the CAS was compiled from data supplied by the individual institutes in Research Area III. The database is primarily sorted alphabetically. The sources on display can be narrowed down using several criteria: accessibility (online/partly online/offline/not in electronic form), source type, discipline and keywords. The […]