Category: News

Unter den Linden

It has been a while since my autumn visit in Craiova. June is a very different experience – with the sun, the heat and the heady smell of TEI* trees and honeysuckle permeating the...

..working on the launch of Fonte Gaia blog

We want to tell you about a beautiful thing that is going on at the University of Grenoble. Elena Pierazzo, Claire Mouraby, Anna Ingoglia and Filippo Fonio, with the collaborations of international scholars, are...

EEBO Hackfest and One Markup Geek in the Corner

On March 9th, to celebrate the release of over 25,000 texts from the Early English Books on-line project into the public domain, the Bodleian libraries hosted a one-day Hackfest at the Weston Library to...

TCP

The Text Creation Partnership (TCP) creates standardized, accurate XML/SGML encoded electronic text editions of early printed books. This work, and the resulting text files, are jointly funded and owned by more than 150 libraries...

Seeking the SIMPLicity…

The Text Encoding Initiative (TEI) has developed over 20 years into a key technology in text-centric humanities disciplines. It has been able to achieve its range of use by adopting a descriptive rather than...

Publication infrastructure survey

The requirements study for a publication architecture targeting multiple media is one of my research priorities for the DiXiT Network. My task in this regard is to create an index of tools for all stages of...

Firing the Kiln

Last week I’ve started my secondment at King’s College London under the supervision of dr Elena Pierazzo. My work there is to learn as much as I can from the fabulous team of researchers...

2nd DiXiT camp in Graz

XML/TEI for Digital Scholarly Editions: standards, tools and software 14th to19th September 2014, University of Graz, Austria. Yesterday, Georg and I opened applications for the second DiXiT camp, run by my hosting institution within...

Salve, munde!

This blog will provide a dissemination platform for DiXiT, the Digital Scholarly Editions Initial Training Network (see About). From now until August 2017, the blog will give fellows of DiXiT the opportunity to detail...