DH Tools: Databases

January 4, 2014 12:18 am
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Below is a selection of DH tools and examples of existing projects presented at the DEH workshop in September 2013.

An online database offering the widest selection of Francophone and Canadian peer reviewed research and documents.


Old Bailey

Old Bailey Online
An online database of fully searchable texts from court proceedings in the London Criminal Court. Contains almost 200 000 texts from the period 1674 to 1913.



The Orlando Project
A multidisciplinary project aimed at creating a textbase of women’s literary history.



Electronic Scholarship organization devoted to “forging links between the material archive of the 19th century and the digital research environment of the 21st”. All texts are made fully searchable.



A platform for open source scholarly publishing, with flexibility in terms of media used.




CWRC (Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory)
An interdisciplinary platform combining a database of Canadian cultural and literary history with text analysis tools.


Compiled by Geoffrey Rockwell, Stéfan Sinclair, Renée Sieber, Matt Milner and Susan Brown. Written by Veronica Poplawski

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