HSS Tools of the Trade


Fri, Feb 26, 2021 @ 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Fri, Mar 26, 2021 @ 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Fri, May 28, 2021 @ 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Fri, Jun 25, 2021 @ 12:00pm - 12:30pm

Join Lydia Vermeyden, ACENET's Research Consultant in humanities, arts and social sciences, and a guest speaker for a lunchtime series on the last Friday of each month starting 26 February.

This series, by researchers for researchers, is focused on discussions, demonstrations and applications of digital research tools in humanities, arts and the social sciences. Each session will include a 20-30 minute presentation, followed by 30 minutes for questions and discussion.

  • February 26:  Laura Estill, Canada Research Chair in Digital Humanities, St. FX University, Voyant Tools for Text Analysis
  • March 26:  Heather Sparling, Canada Research Chair in Music Traditions, CBU: Making Song Collections Accessible: Databases and other digital tools
  • April: No session
  • May 28:  Josh Macfadyen, Canada Research Chair in Geospatial Humanities, UPEI: Cloud and ArcGIS
  • June 25:  Re-imagine Tools of the Trade, facilitated by Lydia Vermeyden. Group idea sharing and brainstorming session to examine this forum going forward. 

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