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EAGLE 2014 International Conference: The IGCyr | GVCyr corpora

By Alice Bencivenni (University of Bologna)   The IGCyr | GVCyr demonstration site is now available. The Inscriptions of Greek Cyrenaica (IGCyr) and the Greek Verse inscriptions of Cyrenaica (GVCyr) are two corpora, the first collecting all the inscriptions of Greek (VII-I centuries B.C.) Cyrenaica, the second gathering the Greek metrical texts of all periods. These new critical editions of inscriptions from Cyrenaica are part of the international project Inscriptions of Libya (InsLib), incorporating Inscriptions […]

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Database of Southeast Asian Islamic Manuscripts (D’SAIN)

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Database of Southeast Asian Islamic Manuscripts Catalog of Southeast Asian Islamic Manuscripts published by Faculty of Adab and Humanities, Syarif Hidayatullah State Islamic University Jakarta. “Database of Nusantara Islam Manuscripts is a database that provides various informations related to Nusantara Islam manuscripts. The database covers a wide range of Nusantara Islam manuscripts-based research—using philological approach or other approaches; conducting by foreign scholars or native scholars. As the center of Nusantara Islam manuscripts, the database not […]

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Open Access Archaeology Digest #579

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Excellent Open Access (free to read) articles: Slavonski Brod, Galovo, Archaological Excavation 2005 http://bit.ly/1dTzalL Notes on some Undescribed Objects from the Roman Fort at Newstead, Melrose.http://bit.ly/19pdGM6 Notes of Urns and Sepulchral Monuments discovered at various Times in the Parish of Creich, Fifeshire.http://bit.ly/16EzG3d Learn more about Open Access and Archaeology at: http://bit.ly/YHuyFK

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Free Artstor and Shared Shelf webinars

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Artstor’s informative webinars are available for everyone, from those considering a subscription to experienced users. The schedule below is separated into two sections: It begins with the Artstor Digital Library and is followed by Shared Shelf. ARTSTOR DIGITAL LIBRARY Intro to the Artstor Digital Library – finding images Learn the ins and outs of keyword search, browsing by media, collection, or geography, advanced search, filtered results, and more. November 3,  11:00 AM – 12:00 PM EST Register now Comprehensive […]

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Open Access Journal: Cuneiform Digital Library Notes (CDLN)

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First posted in AWOL  31 August 2009.  Updated 22 October 2014] Cuneiform Digital Library Notes (CDLN) ISSN 1546-6566 Cuneiform Digital Library Notes is an electronic journal constituted in conjunction with the organization and work of the Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative to afford contributors to that effort the opportunity to make known to an international community the results of their research into topics related to those of the CDLI. The CDLN is a moderated e-bulletin board for […]

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Society Spotlight: AIA Lincoln/Omaha Society

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The AIA Lincoln/Omaha Society was started in 1994 and was chartered in 1995, through the efforts of AIA Society Trustee and University of Nebraska–Lincoln Professor Michael Hoff, along with his colleague Prof. Effie Athanassopoulos and the late Prof. Kathryn Thomas. A relatively young society, Lincoln/Omaha often sees crowds of up to 200 people at lectures. Covering two cities, the society draws members from three local universities, the University of Nebraska Omaha, the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, […]

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Open Access Journal: Lettre d’information de l’IFAO

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Lettre d’information de l’IFAO Pour vous abonner à notre lettre d’information, envoyez un email vide à … Subscribe to our newsletter: send an empty email to … [email protected]   Vous receverez alors un email pour reconfirmer votre demande. You will then receive a email to confirm of your demand. Octobre 2014 Juin 2014 Mars 2014 Décembre 2013   See the full List of Open Access Journals in Ancient Studies

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Elections: Deadline VERY soon!

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Dear All, The TEI Members meeting has just kicked off in sunny Evanston. I’m just reminded that the closing time for our elections is fast approaching, but only a third of our electors have expressed their vote as to last night. Voting is a very important way to influence the life and the future direction of the TEI This is a call to action: – If you are a voter, individual or institutional, please vote […]

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Omeka One-Click Installs

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Did you know that some hosting companies offer one-click installs for Omeka? With the click of a button, you can install Omeka and create the necessary MySQL database at the same time. Although there are sometimes hiccups — you might need to edit the .htaccess file — a one-click installation can be convenient. Hosting companies which currently offer one-click Omeka installations include: Reclaim Hosting Hexahost Dreamhost Softaculous, also offers a one-click option for AMPPS, which […]

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IT education failing future tech staff

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a survey conducted in UK doesn’t show a big faith in the new generation of IT consultants Laura Hughes, Training Manager at Crunch, said: “Many of our clients work in the tech and IT industries. It’s a fast growing sector with lots of opportunities, but there’s not enough talent. This research shows that much more needs to be done in education and with businesses to build skills and generate work experience in order to encourage […]

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3D Printed Oreo Cookie Cameos: Artist Hand-Sculpts Creme, Scans and 3D Prints Replicas

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Several factors go into creating great works of art. First you need a good artist, then that artist needs to form an idea. Originality is key for artists looking to establishing themselves among the elite. Those who go down in history are usually the ones who can come up with an idea never seen before within the field. They often combine multiple art techniques and perhaps multiple technologies to come with masterpieces unlike no other. One artist, […]

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Visualising OS MasterMap Topography Layer Building Height Attribute in ArcGIS and ArcGlobe

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In March 2014 Ordnance Survey (OS) published an alpha release of the much anticipated Building Height Attribute (BHA) dataset, which is an enhancement to OS MasterMap Topography Layer. You can read all about it in their blog post. In this blog we’re going to show you how to integrate the BHA dataset with buildings in the OS MasterMap Topography Layer to create a heighted buildings dataset and visualise it in 3D. We used ArcGIS 10.2 […]

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Wordless Wednesday: Teenie Techie Turtles

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#WearableTech #Biomonitoring #iOSinfants Follow the link in the photo caption to find out more. You can find more glimpses of the future (and links to associated articles) on CFM’s Pinterest Boards. 

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Tools to Maximise Impact in Digital Cultural Heritage – workshop

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Brussels (Belgium), 13 November 2014 The need for greater interaction and engagement with audiences and users is widely understood by those working in the the digital cultural heritage sector. But finding tools to help with this is difficult. This workshop will focus on how you … Continue reading →

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