Projects

The EADH brings together, and represents, the Digital Humanities in Europe. It includes the entire spectrum of disciplines that research, develop, and apply digital methods and technologies to the study of art, history, language, literature, music, archeology, etc. But what is the current situation of the field in Europe? And is it possible to document and promote access, use and collaboration between groups and universities?

With the goal of gathering representative works, we have created a slider that will showcase initiatives for a period of time. We are looking for projects undertaken during the last five years that contribute meaningfully to Digital Humanities in Europe. If you want to add your Digital Humanities project to our website, please fill in our web submission form with a project description and your contact details.

At the moment submissions are accepted in English. All submissions will be reviewed by the EADH executive committee.

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  • anote

    @note is a collaborative annotation system developed under the auspices of the Google’s 2010 Digital Humanities Awards program. It is developed by ILSA (Research Group on Implementation of Language-Driven Software and...

  • Alcide

    ALCIDE is a web-based platform designed to assist humanities scholars in analysing large amounts of data such as historical sources and literary works. The system combines advanced text processing techniques, intuitive...

  • A bibliographic database of four areas referred to medieval Catalan literature, collecting bibliographic references (primary and secondary sources) since the eighteenth century to the year 2011. These four areas are: Ausiàs...

  • The Egyptian “Book of the Dead” is a corpus of c. 200 spells in the form of texts and/or illustrations and witnessed in varying order and completeness by c. 3000 objects. Regarding data standards and techniques, the digital...

  • Burckhardtsource.org is a semantic digital library created within the ERC project “The European correspondence to Jacob Burckhardt” coordinated by Prof. Maurizio Ghelardi (Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa). The time span 1842–...

  • CATMA (Computer Aided Textual Markup and Analysis) is a free, open source markup and analysis tool from the University of Hamburg's Department of Languages, Literature and Media. It incorporates three interactive modules, a...

  • cendari

    The aim of CENDARI is to pilot the implementation of a virtual research infrastructure which will allow scholars to access historical resources across institutional and national boundaries.  At the core of the CENDARI...

  • ciberia

    This project intends to function as a platform for a community interested and/or specialized in new creative forms of literary publishing, using the Ciberia database as the confluence point and origin of collective interaction...

  • cligs

    CLiGS (Computational Literary Genre Stylistics) is a junior research group in which researchers from Literary Studies and Computer Science work together. We study, use, adapt and develop quantitative methods of text analysis...

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    CODECS is a collaborative web platform which draws heavily on data management technologies from Semantic MediaWiki and its spin-offs to accommodate resources for the benefit of scholars of Celtic studies worldwide. By far its...

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    The project Corpus Coranicum of the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities (2007-2024) is exploring the Qur'an from three different angles: (1) Textual History: databases of ancient manuscripts and variant...

  • correspsearch

    With correspSearch you may search within the metadata of diverse digital or printed scholarly editions of letters. The web service assembles and analyses files in the "Correspondence Metadata Interchange format“ (CMIF) that...

  • Cofk

    Since 2009, the Cultures of Knowledge project, based at the University of Oxford with the generous support of The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, has been using a variety of research methods to reassemble and understand early...

  • DanteSources

    DanteSources is a Digital Library, based on an RDF ontology, which allows retrieving information about Dante Alighieri's primary sources, i.e., the works of other authors that Dante cites in his texts. DanteSources allows to...

  • dasi

    DASI – Digital Archive for the study of pre-Islamic Arabian inscriptions is an ERC project (2011-2016), led by Prof. Avanzini of the University of Pisa, that aims at getting the whole corpus of pre-Islamic Arabian inscriptions...

  • dynamiter

    Deciphering the Dynamiter is a hub of research on authorial issues surrounding Robert Louis Stevenson, his wife Fanny Stevenson, and their complex collaborations. The project focuses on attributing the authorship of The...

  • The DFG-funded project Deutsches Textarchiv (DTA) started in 2007 and is located at the Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften (BBAW) in Germany. The DTA digitizes a large cross-section of printed works in modern...

  • Dialogo medieval

    The aim of this project is to develop a database of medieval Spanish dialogue poetry. It deals with a corpus which covers texts from the late twelfth century to the fifteenth century. From a pragmatic approach, it seeks to...

  • digilibLT

    The library publishes prose texts written in Latin in the late antiquity, annotated according to the XML-TEI standards, and offered in Open Access for reading and research. A complete canon of authors and works is also...

  • DigiPal

    The Digital Resource and Database for Palaeography, Manuscript Studies and Diplomatic (DigiPal) aims to bring new methods in Digital Humanities to the study of medieval handwriting in its diplomatic and manuscript context by...

  • The DMMapp (Digitized Medieval Manuscripts App) links to more than 500 libraries in the world. Each one of these contains digital medieval manuscripts that can be browsed for free. The DMMapp aims at facilitating access to...

  • The am of this project is to study both graphic representation and scale models of territories, cities and fortifications, and machines. It also analyses other buildings made by military engineers in the service of the Spanish...

  • dixit

    DiXiT (Digital Scholarly Editions Initial Training Network) is an international network of high-profile public and private institutions that are actively involved in the creation and publication of digital editions. DiXiT...

  • eagle

    EAGLE (Europeana network of Ancient Greek and Latin Epigraphy) is a best practice network co-funded through the ICT Policy Support Programme of the European Commission. By creating a seamless and centralised online database,...

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    eTRAP (electronic Text Reuse Acquisition Project) is an Early Career Research Group funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research. This interdisciplinary team studies the linguistic and literary phenomenon...

  • eLite

    Rapid changes in our reading and writing habits for the screen are modifying our perception of the literary experience, especially among the youngest readers. As we confront this new scenario, it becomes necessary to join...

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    The Environment & Society Portal is a gateway to open access resources about human participation in, and understandings of, the environment. It addresses the community of teachers and researchers in environment-related...

  • epigraphia3D

    Epigraphia 3D is an innovative project that aims to bridge the gap between research in the Humanities and technology research in engineering graphics. It offers a selection of Roman inscriptions digitized in 3D from the...

  • etalks

    The eTalks are a new digital multimedia editing plaform developed at the Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics (VITAL-IT, Lausanne): their application is implemented via an easy-to-use editor interface, designed for the use of...

  • europeana
    Europeana Newspapers is a European Commission-funded project which has provided online access to around 12 million pages of historical newspapers from 23 European libraries and metadata relating...
  • Undertaking research on the digitised content of Europe’s galleries, museums, libraries and archives has huge potential, especially for the digital humanities and social sciences. But issues of licencing, interoperability and...

  • metrics

    Within linguistics, the use of large sets of data via a combination of rule-based and stochastic methods is now standardly part of the analysis of language structure. However, novel visual computation techniques have only just...

  • exhibitium

    The Exhibitium Project is a data-driven project that focuses on art exhibitions regularly held by galleries, museums and art centers. These art exhibitions are understood as complex cultural phenomena resulting from of a...

  • Fasti

    Fasti Online is a database of archaeological excavations since the year 2000, created by the International Association for Classical Archaeology (www.aiac.org). It contains over 3700 sites...

  • Germania Sacra

    Germania Sacra provides an Online-Portal with databases of clerics and monasteries, convents and collegiate churches of the Old Empire. The databases are linked to the project’s monographs. Digitised versions of these...

  • The database Glossarium Graeco-Arabicum makes available the files of a lexical project, intended to open up the lexicon of the medieval Arabic translations from the Greek. It contains about 100,000 Greek-Arabic word pairs,...

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    The project is aimed at

    • Studying organization forms and infrastructures of the research devoted to Digital Humanities in the leading world centers;
    • Studying methodological foundation for DH...
  • I.Sicily is a project to create and make freely available online the complete corpus of inscriptions from ancient Sicily. The project includes texts in all languages (Greek, Latin, Phoenician/Punic, Oscan, Hebrew, and Sikel),...

  • a screenshot of Inscriptiones Graecae

    The Inscriptiones Graecae are the oldest project of the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities, being the successor of the Corpus Inscriptionum Graecarum (CIG), founded in 1815. In the project’s publication...

  • Isidore

    Isidore is a platform of search allowing the access to digital data of Humanities and Social Sciences. Open to all and especially to teachers, researchers, PhD students, and students, it relies on the principles of Web of data...

  • Kinsources is an open and interactive platform to archive, share, analyze and compare kinship data used in scientific research. Kinsources is not just another genealogy website, but a peer-reviewed repository designed for...

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    A linked open data (LOD) based framework for keeping research data from the Humanities online for a indefinite amount of time (that is, keeping the research data really accessible on the long run). An important part is a...

  • Database of fixed liturgical readings in Late Antique and Medieval Jewish and Christian worship. The database contains currently ca. 15000 readings, from 34 lectionaries, on 4000 events and is growing further in order to study...

  • lexicon

    The Lexicon of Scholarly Editing is a freely accessible multilingual academic resource that offers definitions for contested concepts in the field of Scholarly Editing and Textual Criticism. Rather than writing new definitions...

  • linhd

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    Research One of LINHD’s cornerstones as a center for innovation is interdisciplinary and team research through large areas and projects that combine humanities and technology at the same level of importance...

  • Lviv Interactive (LIA) is a web-accessible, interactive historical map of the city of Lviv. The map seeks to present the contemporary, living city in its historical dimension rather than reproducing a static picture of the...

  • maaya

    Archaeologists and epigraphists have made formidable progress over 100 years to decipher the writings of the ancient Maya culture, yet a proportion of the hieroglyphic corpus remains open for interpretation. This effort can be...

  • maddlain

    The MADDLAIN project aims to analyse the behaviour and needs of different audiences with regard to digital access to the collections offered by the CegeSoma, the Royal Library of Belgium and the State Archives of Belgium....

  • madre

    The MADRE project has employed advanced text analytics tools and methods to better understand discourse on gender along three main dimensions: visibility, resonance and legitimacy. Another goal of the project is to promote...

  • The aim of Mnemosyne. Digital Library for Rare and Forgotten Literary Texts (1868-1936) is to select, categorize, and make visible in digital format literary texts that belong to a forgotten repertoire in order to allow a...

  • monasterium

    Monasterium.net is a virtual archive, a community and a research platform on medieval and early modern charters. About 60 archival institutions from 10 European countries and research projects from all around the world make...

  • A screenshot of OBVIL

    The Observatory of literary life is a Sorbonne Universities LabEx (laboratory of excellence) whose purpose is to create synergies between digital technologies and literature. This approach, which falls within the scope of...

  • A project to digitise ogham stones and their inscriptions (the earliest writing in Ireland and the earliest written Irish), making them freely available on a searchable, multidisciplinary website, including 3d models of the...

  • The Swiss Lawyers Society has been publishing historical Swiss legal texts for over a century. The retrodigitization project made available over 100 published volumes, containing source material and comments from the early...

  • ossian

    Ossian Online is a project to publish the various editions of the sequence of eighteenth-century works known collectively as the Ossian poems. Initially presented by Scottish writer James Macpherson as fragments of original...

  • litlong

    The Palimpsest Project, initiated by Miranda Anderson and generously funded by the AHRC, enables users to explore the dimensions of literary Edinburgh through their encounters with geolocated extracts of literary works either...

  • This project sets out to construct a digital literary-historical map of 20th Century Catalan writer Manuel de Pedrolo’s production that feeds from his complete digital corpus. This corpus is compiled and XML-tagged through a...

  • Pelagios

    PELAGIOS stands for 'Pelagios: Enable Linked Ancient Geodata In Open Systems' - its aim is to help introduce Linked Open Data goodness into online resources that refer to places in the historic past. Why do we want to do that...

  • fig

    Taking up an idea by Menéndez Pelayo, who coined the Spanish term for a signal polymath author in the sense of an author whose writings cover a broad subject and whose oeuvre marked an inflection point, the Foundation intends...

  • Painting

    Private correspondences of early modern Saxon dukes and duchesses since John Frederick the Magnanimous (1503-1554) were digitized, transcribed in full text and annotated, their metadata were recorded in a database. By means of...

  • A screenshot of Salsah

    SALSAH stands for System for Annotation an Linkage of Source in Arts and Humanities. It is a virtual research environment for the humanities.

  • sandrart

    Sandrart.net (A net-based research platform on the history of art and culture in the 17th century) was a project funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft. While being located at the Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main/...

  • Logo of Shebanq

    This project is centered around the richly annotated linguistic database of the Hebrew Bible created by the Eep Talstra Centre for Bible and Computer. In the SHEBANQ project a webinterface was developed that enables running...

  • logoa

    In recent decades European libraries have taken a giant step towards the mass digitization of their historical collections and the opening of their contents for the use of the global digital society. However, researchers and...

  • R stylo package

    The ‘stylo’ package provides easy-to-use implementations of various established analyses in the field of computational stylistics, including non-traditional authorship attribution, genre recognition, style development (“sty-...

  • dossiers

    The project publishes on line a complex patrimonial set (combining manuscripts, printed and mixed materials) of high scientific and cultural significance: the documentation files (now kept at the Rouen library) that Flaubert...

  • penelope

    The international research project on the history of archaeological computing, conducted in cooperation with the Italian National Research Council and Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei, was designed to retrace the development of...

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    The Lazarus Project is a multi-institutional international collaboration between imaging scientists, humanities faculty, graduate students, and independent consultants. We work to recover damaged manuscripts and other heritage...

  • medici

    BIA represents the culmination of over twenty years of research and development in historical scholarship and digital humanities. BIA is more than a search tool, but a digital portal to an otherwise lost world of early modern...

  • The Programming Historian offers novice-friendly, peer-reviewed tutorials that help humanists learn a wide range of digital tools, techniques, and workflows to facilitate their research. We regularly publish new lessons, and...

  • The Riddle of Literary Quality

    The Riddle of Literary Quality is a research project of the Huygens Institute for the History of the Netherlands in collaboration with the Fryske Akademy and the Institute for Logic, Language and Computation (University of...

  • trace

    The TRACE (TRAnslation and CEnsorship) project deals with the coordinated study of censorship in the translation of different text types (narrative, poetic, theatrical and audiovisual) in Spain during the twentieth and twenty-...

  • tranScriptorium aims to develop innovative, efficient and cost-effective solutions for the indexing, search and full transcription of historical handwritten document images, using modern, holistic Handwritten Text Recognition...

  • transatlantis

    The full name of the program is “Digital Humanities Approaches to Reference Cultures: The Emergence of the United States in Public Discourse in the Netherlands, 1890-1990.” The program uses digital humanities tools to analyze...

  • tropos

    Tropos is a Digital Creative Writing Library that focuses on new digital tools and creative writing to teach literature. We try to take into consideration the “pedagogy of routine” (Roman Gubern) and student’s creativity in...

  • balade

    La cité d’expérience of Noisy-le-Sec, experimental site of prefabricated houses created at the end of World War II, is today the subject of a controversial heritage. The district was registered at the “additional inventory of...

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    VV's TransVis or Translation Array Prototype is an online system for exploring a corpus of translations of a work. Among various interfaces and outputs, the interface "Eddy and Viv" (E&V) enables users to see which...

  • visArgue

    A team of linguists, information scientists and political scientists embarks on the question when political negotiations are successful and why they are successful. In particular, we want to develop automatic tools that...

  • The project "Visual Analysis of Language Change and Use Patterns" is an interdisplinary project at the University of Konstanz between the Lingustics (Prof. Miriam Butt) and the Computer Science Department (Prof. Daniel Keim)....

  • WissKI

    WissKI is a Virtual Research Environment meeting the needs of museum documentation, object-based research, and interoperability. It is deployed as a modular extension of the Drupal CMS. Its intention is to support innovative...