Centre for Digital Humanities


For UU Staff

Are you looking for digitally available sources for research or educational purposes? Do you need assistance with text mining a corpus or have questions about optical character recognition? The Digital Humanities Team at the Utrecht University Library is comprised of a diverse group of specialists who can provide you with valuable information and advice on various topics, including:

  • Digital information skills
  • Digitization requests
  • Working with digital corpora
  • Acquiring, archiving, and accessing qualitative and quantitative (meta)data
  • Optical Character Recognition (OCR) and Optical Layout Recognition (OLR)
  • Linked Open Data
  • Georeferencing
  • Copyrights
  • Supervision of student theses involving a digital component

For UU students

Does your thesis involve a digital component? Whether you need assistance with digitized material, conducting text mining analyses, or managing datasets, the DH-Team at the Utrecht University Library is here to offer practical support and guidance throughout the research stage of your thesis.