publication . Other literature type . Preprint . 2020

OpenMethods: A Compass for a More Open Digital Humanities

Gimena del Rio Riande; Erzsébet Tóth-Czifra; Ulrike Wuttke; Yoann Moranville;
Open Access
  • Published: 01 Mar 2020
  • Publisher: MDPI AG
Abstract
<jats:p>The digital transformation has initiated a paradigm shift in research and scholarly communication practices towards a more open scholarly culture. Although this transformation is slowly happening in the Digital Humanities field, open is not yet default. The article introduces the OpenMethods metablog, a community platform that highlights open research methods, tools, and practices within the context of the Digital Humanities by republishing open access content around methods and tools in various formats and languages. It also describes the platform&amp;rsquo;s technical infrastructure based on its requirements and main functionalities, and especially the...
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free text keywords: arts_humanities_other, Library science, Research methodology, Digital humanities, Engineering, business.industry, business, Scholarly communication, Compass, Publication Formats
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Communities
Social Science and Humanities
DARIAH EU
Digital Humanities and Cultural Heritage

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2. Neylon, C. Governing Open Science. Introduction. In Contextualizing openness: situating open science; Chen, L., Okune, A., Hillyer, B., Albronz, D., Eds.; 2019. pp. 125-133.

3. Ogburn, J.L. Extending the Principles and Promises of Scholarly Communication Reform: A Chronicle and Future Glimpses. In Open access and the future of scholarly communication: policy and infrastructure; Smith, K. L., Dickson, K.L., Eds.; Rowman & Littlefield, 2016. pp. 1-30.

4. Knöchelmann, M. Open Science in the Humanities, or: Open Humanities? Publications 2019, 7, 65. [OpenAIRE]

5. Eve, M.P. Violins in the Subway: Scarcity Correlations, Evaluative Cultures, and Disciplinary Authority in the Digital Humanities. In Digital Technology and the Practices of Humanities Research. Edmond, J. Ed.; Cambridge, UK: Open Book Publishers, 2020. pp. 105-122. DOI: 10.11647/OBP.0192.

6. Engelhardt, C., Leone, C., Larrousse, N., Montulio, D., y Moranville, Y., Mounier, P., Oltersdorf, J., Ribbe, P. & Wuttke, U. Open Humanities Methods Review Journal. [Research Report] DARIAH; TGIR HumaNum (UMS 3598); Göttingen State University Library, 2017. https://hal.archives-ouvertes.fr/hal-01685852 (accessed 27 February 2020).

7. Spiro, L. This Is Why We Fight: Defining the Values of the Digital Humanities. In Debates in the Digital Humanities. : Gold, M. K. Ed.; Minnesota: University of Minnesota Press, 2012. pp. 16-35.

8. Schreibman, S., Mandell, L., 10.1632/prof.2011.2011.1.123. Olsen, S. Introduction. Profession, 2011, 123-135.

9. Baillot, A. A certification model for digital scholarly editions: Towards peer review-based data journals in the humanities. Preprint. 2016. https://halshs.archives-ouvertes.fr/halshs-01392880 (accessed 27 February 2020). [OpenAIRE]

10. Tóth-Czifra, E. Laying the Pavement Where People Actually Walk: Thoughts on Our Chances of Bringing Scholarship Back to the Heart of Scholarly Communication. Blog post. 2019. https://dariahopen.hypotheses.org/645 (accessed 27 February 2020).

11. Ermolaev, N., Li,X., Siemens, L., & Kaufman, M. Project Management for the Digital Humanities. Conference panel at the DH2018 conference. 2018. https://cdh.princeton.edu/media/uploads/documents/cdh_dh2018_pm_design_presentation.pdf (accessed 27 February 2020).

12. Dacos, M., & Mounier, P. Les carnets de recherche en ligne, espace d'une conversation scientifique décentrée. Albin Michel. 2010. [OpenAIRE]

13. Rio Riande, G., León, R., Calarco, G., & Striker, G., Eds. Humanidades Digitales: Construcciones locales en contextos globales. Buenos Aires: Universidad de Buenos Aires. 2018. [OpenAIRE]

14. Wouters, P., Beaulieu, A., Scharnhorst, A., & Wyatt, S., Eds. Virtual knowledge: Experimenting in the Humanities and the Social Sciences. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press. 2013. [OpenAIRE]

Abstract
<jats:p>The digital transformation has initiated a paradigm shift in research and scholarly communication practices towards a more open scholarly culture. Although this transformation is slowly happening in the Digital Humanities field, open is not yet default. The article introduces the OpenMethods metablog, a community platform that highlights open research methods, tools, and practices within the context of the Digital Humanities by republishing open access content around methods and tools in various formats and languages. It also describes the platform&amp;rsquo;s technical infrastructure based on its requirements and main functionalities, and especially the...
Persistent Identifiers
Subjects
free text keywords: arts_humanities_other, Library science, Research methodology, Digital humanities, Engineering, business.industry, business, Scholarly communication, Compass, Publication Formats
Related Organizations
Communities
Social Science and Humanities
DARIAH EU
Digital Humanities and Cultural Heritage

1. Suber, P. Open Access Overview. Focusing on Open Access to Peer-Reviewed Research Articles and their Preprints. 2006. http://legacy.earlham.edu/~peters/fos/overview.htm (accessed 27 February 2020)

2. Neylon, C. Governing Open Science. Introduction. In Contextualizing openness: situating open science; Chen, L., Okune, A., Hillyer, B., Albronz, D., Eds.; 2019. pp. 125-133.

3. Ogburn, J.L. Extending the Principles and Promises of Scholarly Communication Reform: A Chronicle and Future Glimpses. In Open access and the future of scholarly communication: policy and infrastructure; Smith, K. L., Dickson, K.L., Eds.; Rowman & Littlefield, 2016. pp. 1-30.

4. Knöchelmann, M. Open Science in the Humanities, or: Open Humanities? Publications 2019, 7, 65. [OpenAIRE]

5. Eve, M.P. Violins in the Subway: Scarcity Correlations, Evaluative Cultures, and Disciplinary Authority in the Digital Humanities. In Digital Technology and the Practices of Humanities Research. Edmond, J. Ed.; Cambridge, UK: Open Book Publishers, 2020. pp. 105-122. DOI: 10.11647/OBP.0192.

6. Engelhardt, C., Leone, C., Larrousse, N., Montulio, D., y Moranville, Y., Mounier, P., Oltersdorf, J., Ribbe, P. & Wuttke, U. Open Humanities Methods Review Journal. [Research Report] DARIAH; TGIR HumaNum (UMS 3598); Göttingen State University Library, 2017. https://hal.archives-ouvertes.fr/hal-01685852 (accessed 27 February 2020).

7. Spiro, L. This Is Why We Fight: Defining the Values of the Digital Humanities. In Debates in the Digital Humanities. : Gold, M. K. Ed.; Minnesota: University of Minnesota Press, 2012. pp. 16-35.

8. Schreibman, S., Mandell, L., 10.1632/prof.2011.2011.1.123. Olsen, S. Introduction. Profession, 2011, 123-135.

9. Baillot, A. A certification model for digital scholarly editions: Towards peer review-based data journals in the humanities. Preprint. 2016. https://halshs.archives-ouvertes.fr/halshs-01392880 (accessed 27 February 2020). [OpenAIRE]

10. Tóth-Czifra, E. Laying the Pavement Where People Actually Walk: Thoughts on Our Chances of Bringing Scholarship Back to the Heart of Scholarly Communication. Blog post. 2019. https://dariahopen.hypotheses.org/645 (accessed 27 February 2020).

11. Ermolaev, N., Li,X., Siemens, L., & Kaufman, M. Project Management for the Digital Humanities. Conference panel at the DH2018 conference. 2018. https://cdh.princeton.edu/media/uploads/documents/cdh_dh2018_pm_design_presentation.pdf (accessed 27 February 2020).

12. Dacos, M., & Mounier, P. Les carnets de recherche en ligne, espace d'une conversation scientifique décentrée. Albin Michel. 2010. [OpenAIRE]

13. Rio Riande, G., León, R., Calarco, G., & Striker, G., Eds. Humanidades Digitales: Construcciones locales en contextos globales. Buenos Aires: Universidad de Buenos Aires. 2018. [OpenAIRE]

14. Wouters, P., Beaulieu, A., Scharnhorst, A., & Wyatt, S., Eds. Virtual knowledge: Experimenting in the Humanities and the Social Sciences. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press. 2013. [OpenAIRE]

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