All posts tagged: open access

Introducing the Humanities Digital Library

This week sees the launch of the Humanities Digital Library, a new open access  publishing platform for scholarly books. The Library is an initiative of the School of Advanced Study (SAS), led by the Institute of Historical Research (IHR) and the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (IALS). At launch the Library includes monographs in history, […]

Imprisoning our data: the problem with open data in the humanities

Michael Pidd overseas the work of HRI Digital at the University of Sheffield’s Humanities Research Institute. He has been working on the Digital Panopticon project, which involves bringing together a large body of third-party data, and believes there is still a considerable gap between the aspirations of open data policy and the reality of data […]