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Title:Google Digital Humanities Awards Recipient Interviews Report
Author(s):Varvel, Virgil E., Jr.; Thomer, Andrea
Subject(s):Digital Humanities
Text Retrieval
HathiTrust Research Center
Data Management
Data Delivery
Data Curation
Data Visualization
Text Access
Information Retrieval
Information Access
Data Transformation
Information Architecture
Data Processing
Data Retrieval
Linked Open Data
Text Analysis
Web Services
Text Retrieval
Literary Analysis
Data Mining
Abstract:As input into the development, design, and improvement of the HathiTrust Research Center (HTRC), recipients of Google’s Digital Humanities Grants were interviewed to identify issues encountered during their projects. This project was guided by the following goals: - Increase empirical understanding of how to identify materials for use by scholars. - Increase empirical understanding of how to provide better access to materials for use by scholars. - Identify meaningful characteristics of content that affect identification, retrieval, and other parameters. - Identify data preprocessing and transformation issues encountered by scholars. - Provide input to inform the architecture of the HTRC related to representation of collections, faceted browsing, identifiers, etc.
Issue Date:2011-12
Publisher:University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Citation Info:Varvel, V. E. Jr., & Thomer, A. (2011). Google Digital Humanities Awards recipient interviews report (CIRSS Report No. HTRC1101) Champaign, IL: Center for Information Research in Science and Scholarship, Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Series/Report:CIRSS Report No. HTRC1101
Genre:Technical Report
Publication Status:unpublished
Peer Reviewed:not peer reviewed
Date Available in IDEALS:2012-02-15

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