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Introduction to doing research in online environments

Tuesday, 30 January, 2018 - 14:00 to 16:00
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Turn your PDFs into searchable text

Tuesday, 23 January, 2018 - 14:00 to 16:00

Simple OCR tools

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How to get bulk data from websites

Tuesday, 16 January, 2018 - 11:00 to 12:30

Led by Dr Paul Nulty Many organisations provide access to data through Application Programming Interfaces which define the form of requests that computer programs should make to communicate with other computer programs. Web APIs, such as those provided by many social media platforms and government agencies, allow...

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Beyond words (1): mapping the conceptual terrain

Friday, 15 December, 2017 - 11:30 to 15:30

Cambridge Digital Humanities / The National Archives Digital Methods Workshop series 2017-8 Beyond words: challenges in reading historical document collections at scale

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Advanced Digital Methods workshops

Cambridge Digital Humanities offers a year-long programme of advanced digital methods workshops, which are often run in collaboration with research projects or external partners. Our advanced workshops are aimed at a wide range of researchers, from PhD students to academics, who are leaders in...

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Understanding digital footprints

Monday, 27 November, 2017 - 14:00 to 16:00

Understanding digital footprints Led by: Dr Anne Alexander and Mel M. Hoover BigFoot Digital Footprint is an experimental research project which asks the question, are people aware of their digital footprints? The question arose out of interest in studying privacy conversations among the public. The findings revealed...

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Can social media work for me?

Tuesday, 5 December, 2017 - 14:00 to 15:30

Led by: Barney Brown and Georgina Cronin Whether you are experienced in using social media for scholarly communication or just curious to see if these platforms and tools can help your academic career, come and join the conversation.

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Webscraping for beginners

Tuesday, 21 November, 2017 - 14:00 to 16:00

Led by: Dr Gabe Racchia Digital research projects commonly require the researcher to collect of a large number of documents from the Internet. Frequently, although the researcher can find the documents online, they are in a format that is impossible to use, and/or there are so many documents that obtaining a large number...

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Digital research project design for beginners

Tuesday, 17 October, 2017 - 14:00 to 16:00

Qualitative methods and digital research

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