Digital History: A Guide to Gathering, Preserving, and Presenting the Past on the Web This book provides a plainspoken and thorough introduction to the web for historians—teachers and students, archivists and museum curators, professors as well as amateur enthusiasts—who wish to produce online historical work, or to build upon and improve the projects they have already started in this important new medium. It begins with an overview of the different genres of history websites, surveying a range of digital history work that has been created since the beginning of the web. The book then takes the reader step-by-step through planning a project, understanding the technologies involved and how to choose the appropriate ones, designing a site that is both easy-to-use and scholarly, digitizing materials in a way that makes them web-friendly while preserving their historical integrity, and how to reach and respond to an intended audience effectively.
Large Network Dataset Collection Social networks Networks with ground-truth communities Communication networks What the Nautical Term ‘Avast’ Means and The Origin of Many Other Seafaring Words and Phrases Avast: meaning “stop” or “hold still.” The word was originally derived from the Dutch phrase “houd vast,” which literally means “hold fast.” The frequent usage of this phrase eventually got it slurred down to “hou’ vast” and later “avast.” WWW Search Interfaces for Translators The internet revolution Up until a few years ago, obtaining the necessary reference material in order to tackle a technical translation was a costly and time-consuming task: numerous telephone calls and trips to our local library and further afield – strictly during business hours – were the only way to unearth valuable resources to help us understand the subject matter at hand and become familiar with the relevant technical terminology. During the past few years, the internet has revolutionized the way in which we access information, offering translators new ways in which to carry out terminology research. More information than you can handle?
Vocabularies The Getty vocabularies are now available as Linked Open Data. Learn more. What is cinnabar? What is a rhyton? Computational Investigation of Translationese Project description Objective To use insights from Translation Studies for improving the quality of machine translation; and to use computational methodology for corroborating hypotheses of Translation Studies. Researchers Learn Wine Menu Log In / Join Now Subscription Information Wine Ratings News & Features
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