ATG Book of the Week: Digital Humanities in the Library: Challenges and Opportunities for Subject Specialists

Digital humanities in the libraryTitle: Digital Humanities in the Library: Challenges and Opportunities for Subject Specialists
Editors: Arianne Hartsell-Gundy, Laura Braunstein, and Liorah Golomb
Softcover:
ISBN: 978-0-8389-8767-4, $68; This title is also
available for purchase as an e-book or as a print/e-book bundle.
Imprint: Chicago: ACRL, 2015

“Digital Humanities in the Library: Challenges and Opportunities for Subject Specialists is a collection of essays focusing on the role of the subject specialist in creating, supporting, and promoting digital humanities projects.  Chapter authors include experts from diverse areas, such as humanities subject specialists, digital humanities librarians, special collections librarians, and professors and graduate students from many disciplines. 
This book, published in collaboration with the ACRL Literatures in English Section and with a foreword by Joan K. Lippincott, provides valuable discussions around the role of subject specialists in digital humanities, gives practical advice regarding support of and collaboration with digital humanities projects, and describes real-world examples to inspire subject specialists to increase their own knowledge and expertise…”

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