Centre for Digital Humanities

Jeroen Salman

Assistant professor Literary Studies

Focus on Bookhistorical Data Analysis, European Research Infrastructures, Computer Vision

For more see: uu.nl/staff/jlsalman

Contact: j.salman@uu.nl

Working on

  • A multifunctional VRE to harvest, enrich and analyse bibliographical and biographical data
  • Categorising and analysing popular (printed) images with computer vision techniques 
  • Bulk downloads of popular print collections (with UL Utrecht)

Relevant other positions

  • Clariah Research Fellow
  • Coordinator VRE project SSH UU
  • Digitisation advisor UL Utrecht


  • Coordinator RMA course Distant Reading/ Digital Humanities

Three relevant publications

  • J. Salman, ‘De digitale erfenis van Hendrina Wouters’ gruweldaden. Een moordpamflet uit 1747 heropend’, in: Jan Bos (e.a.): Oude boeken. Nieuwe Podia. Liber Amicorum voor Marieke van Delft. Tielt: Uitgeverij Lannoo, 2021, pp. 264-270
  • Massimo Rospocher, Jeroen Salman and Hannu Salmi (eds.), Crossing Borders, Crossing Cultures. Popular Print in Europe (1450–1900), [Studies in Early Modern and Contemporary European History] (De Gruyter Oldenbourg 2019)