The sea was rough today. The tide had eaten away the sand, the waves hitting the rocks mercilessly. For humans, it had created an alien environment, a beach that was not anymore easy to navigate as one knew. Receding, the waves brought food for the little birds, and pristine pieces of beautiful corals. * In […]
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Introduction: In which the Archivist encounters Strange Surprising Humanities Data in the Middle of the Oce...
Everyone in a quest for data in humanities collections (archivists, librarians, historians, digital humanists) is on a journey that resembles an odyssey. It is a journey that entails a maturation process through: A multi-year struggle to arrive home Encountering various omens along the road Vanquishing monsters and creatures Often losing sight of your destination, […]