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2018-2020 DH Postdoctoral Fellowship

The Lewis & Ruth Sherman Centre for Digital Scholarship, located in Mills Memorial Library at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, invites qualified candidates to apply for a two-year postdoctoral fellowship. Job Title: Postdoctoral Fellowship Application Deadline: March 30, 2018 Position

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Makerspace changes

Thanks to a helpful suggestion from Andrew Mactavish, chair of Communication Studies and Multimedia, we are making some radical changes to the Sherman Centre makerspace. As anyone who has seen it knows, it was never a planned thing, but rather

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Sherman Centre Postdoctoral Fellowship

The Lewis & Ruth Sherman Centre for Digital Scholarship, located in Mills Memorial Library at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, invites qualified candidates to apply for a two-year postdoctoral fellowship. Job Title: Postdoctoral Fellowship Posting Date: February 26, 2016 Application

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Digital Humanities @ Guelph

For those interested in learning more about digital humanities tools and practices, this year there’s a closer and thus less expensive alternative to making the annual trek to Victoria for DHSI. Susan Brown and her colleagues and collaborators have organized DH@Guelph, which is

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2015 Sherman Graduate Fellows

We were pleased to receive an excellent pool of applications this year, indicative of the growth of digital scholarship / digital humanities at McMaster. After thoughtful consideration, we selected the three individuals below to receive the $1500 stipend and workspace in the

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2015-2016 Sherman Graduate Fellowship

The Lewis & Ruth Sherman Centre for Digital Scholarship is soliciting applications for a 2015-2016 graduate fellowship in digital scholarship. As digital scholarship (DS) becomes more prominent in academic research, the Sherman Centre’s role is to support members of the

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Desktop fabrication

One area that we explore in the Sherman Centre is the utility of 3D printing for modeling and replication. We currently have three printers–a Lulzbot Taz4, an Ultimaker 2, and a Makerbot Fifth Gen Replicator–that our staff and researchers are

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Assistant Professor of Digital Humanities, Academic Director

McMaster University Department of Communication Studies & Multimedia Lewis & Ruth Sherman Centre for Digital Scholarship ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, DIGITAL HUMANITIES The Lewis & Ruth Sherman Centre for Digital Scholarship and the Department of Communication Studies and Multimedia invite applications for

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ERU2 – Winter 2015: James’s Progress

Wearable electronics are becoming widespread as electronic components become smaller, flexible, and more durable. I previously proposed a clothing item integrating some simple sensors and a lighting system for use in outdoor exercise, scientific field work, and camping. This device

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315 TB of Fun

Libraries, unbeknownst to many, are pretty savvy places when it comes to mass storage. While our computational needs are often fairly typical–largely we run Websites, however large and complex–we often have myriad systems that house terabyte upon terabyte of data.

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