Colloquium 2

Indian Statistical Institute

8th Mile, Mysore Road, RVCE Post

 Bangalore, 560 059



Title- Digital Humanities in Libraries


The advent of technology in the traditional world of humanities has brought a new revolution and introduced the concept of Digital Humanities. Libraries, being the knowledge hubs of society, can serve as one of the core contributors to the development of digital humanities.

This colloquium aims at understanding the connection between the two, implementation of digital humanities in libraries and learning about the tools required for the purpose. We will further discuss the challenges faced during the process and a few projects under the umbrella of DH.

Topics and Speakers: 

     Introduction                                        Mayurakshi

     Digital Humanities and Libraries       Prince FO

     DH tools used in libraries                   E Sweta

     Challenges in implementing DH        Supriya Rajak

     DH projects                                         Prashant Kumar

     Case Study and Conclusion                Sanya Agarwal

Coordinator: Dr. Biswanath Dutta

Date: 22.03.2022

Time: 2 p.m.