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Intro to API’s session

Scribed by Sage P. “Room A Section 1: Topic- Intro to API’s DPLA- Digital Public Library API-Application programming interface Behind the scenes, to get data Why? Scrape data from webite Data in a structured way need Chrome Postman in chrome … Continue reading

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Tool sharing with Rebecca (text analysis)

Rebecca Benefiel presented and talked about using tools for data analysis that would be useful for businesses, social media, and email communications. Rebecca said that when you analyze text, which approaches do you use depends on what is the focus … Continue reading

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Wikipedia

THAT Camp Conference Summary Transcribed by: Manuel Fiallos Garcia The conference I was in talked about Wikipedia. It focused in the fact that there’s a lot of information in Wikipedia that you can come to believe it’s fake. That is … Continue reading

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Building History Databases: Whats Overkill?

Hosted by: David M- PHD at George Mason -Looked at travelers between US and Mexico before 1856 -Organizing with Excel but thinks their could be some database versatility -Trying to incorporate more visual stuff into his spread sheets, Excel is … Continue reading

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Building History Databases: What’s Overkill?

Building History Databases: What’s Overkill? Looking at travelers between Mexico and US pre 1846 Passenger manifests used after 1920, which is helpful Organizing with excel with criteria How do you organize this information? Do you want to simply organize your … Continue reading

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How to Connect Global Communities Online Around History

How to Connect Global Communities Online Around History AJ- Purpose to build a platform/ find some way that they can learn from one another Presently working on project about Frederick Douglas for Bicentennial events Trying to figure out how social … Continue reading

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Digital Training for Librarians and Digital Library Support-11:30 Session

Resilient Networks Projects How to support digital humanities projects for places that don’t have digital humanities center Wanted to hear everybody’s responses How can people start/realize digital humanities project A Digital Humanities Project: can be many things the kind Amanda … Continue reading

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Session Proposals and Notes

Suggest topics here by logging in and going to Posts –> Add New: what you suggest will appear below. Or just bring your ideas on Saturday. We’ll give you paper and markers to propose an idea and put it on … Continue reading

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