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Friday, March 20, 2015

WMU Librarian co-authors an essay chosen for a experts book on digital humanities




"Digital Humanities in the Library: Challenges and Opportunities for Subject Specialists" is recently published by The American Library Association. Kate Langan, assistant professor at University Libraries wrote chapter 2 with graduate student Ilse Schweitzer VanDonkelaar on the topic 'Moderating a Meaningful Digital Humanities Conversation for Graduate Students in the Humanities'.

 It is a collection of essays focusing on the role of the subject specialists in creating, supporting, and promoting digital humanities projects.  It will be on display at the
Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) conference next week and showcased at the ACRL booth. 

For more details on the book:
http://www.alastore.ala.org/detail.aspx?ID=11391