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Digital Humanities LibGuide: Resources

Dive deeper into this emerging field with these selected resources.

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Bartscherer, T. and Coover, R. (Eds.). (2011). Switching Codes: Thinking Through Digital Technology in the Humanities and the Arts. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Print.

Berry, D.M. (Ed.). (2012). Understanding Digital Humanities. Houndsmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York: Palgrave Macmillan. Print.

Bodenhamer, D. J., Corrigan, J., and Harris, T.M. (2010). The Spatial Humanities: GIS and the Future of Humanities Scholarship. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. Print.

Bowen, W.R. and Siemens, R.G. (Eds.). (2008). New Technologies and Renaissance Studies. Tempe, Ariz.: ACMRS (Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies). Print.

Cohen, D. J. and Rosenzweig, R. (2005). Digital History: A Guide to Gathering, Preserving, and Presenting the Past on the Web. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press. Available on

Council on Library and Information Resources. (2009, March). Working Together or Apart: Promoting the Next Generation of Digital Scholarship. Washington, D.C.: Council on Library and Information Resources. Available online at

Deegan, M. and McCarty, W. (Eds.). (2012). Collaborative Research in the Digital Humanities. Burlington, Vt.: Ashgate. Print.

Earhart, A.E. and Jewell, A. (2011). The American Literature Scholar in the Digital Age. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan Press. Available online at

Fitzpatrick, K. (2009). Planned Obsolescence: Publishing, Technology, and the Future of the Academy. New York: NYU Press. Available from

Gold, M.K. (Ed.). (2012). Debates in the Digital Humanities. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press. Print.

Klein, J.T. (2014). Interdisciplinary Digital Humanities: Boundary Work in an Emerging Field. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press. DOI:

Nowviski, B. (Ed.). (n.d.). Alt-Academy: Alternative Academic Careers for Humanities Scholars. (Web log). Available at

Rosenzweig, R. (2011). Clio Wired: The Future of the Past in the Digital Age. New York: Columbia University Press. Print.

Schreibman, S., Siemens, R., and Unsworth, J. (Eds.). (2004). A Companion to Digital Humanities. Available from

Scholz, R. T. (2011). Learning Through Digital Media: Experiments in Technology and Pedagogy. Available from

Siemens, R., and Schreibman, S. (Eds.). (2008). A Companion to Digital Literary Studies. Available from

Spiro, L. (2011, October 14). Getting Started in the Digital Humanities. (Web log post). Retrieved from

Unsworth, J. (2012, October 9). What’s “digital humanities” and how did it get here? (Web log post). Retrieved from

Weller, M. (2011). The Digital Scholar: How Technology is Transforming Scholarly Practice. London: Bloomsbury Academic. Print.

Zorich, D.M. (2008). A Survey of Digital Humanities Centers in the United States. Washington, D.C.: Council on Library and Information Resources. Available at

Online repositories of computer code, text, and data sets are great places to find out how others are solving problems, and to find out what's possible.