Organised by Lisa Otty, Lecturer in English Literature and Digital Humanities at the
on the conceptualization of humanities data this event reflects on how the data
needsof humanities researchers
might map onto the digital ambitions and resources of the cultural institutions
that hold and preserve Scotland’s cultural collections. What kinds of holdings,
information and material might constitute ‘data’ for digital research, and how
might the different ways in which we conceptualize data shape the kinds of
research questions we can ask?" (2nd May 2014 at Pollock Halls, Edinburgh).
ResearchSpace Presentation - Capturing
Perspective and Significance from Collection Systems - slides below.