Introduction: Apart from its buoyant conclusion that authorship attribution methods are rather robust to noise (transcription errors) introduced by optical character recognition and handwritten text recognition, this article also offers a comprehensive read on the application of sophisticated computational techniques for testing and validation in a data curation process.
Introduction: Ecologists are much aided by historical sources of information on human-animal interaction. But how does one cope with the plethora of different descriptions for the same animal in the historic record? A Dutch research group reports on how to aggregate ‘Bunzings’, ‘Ullingen’, and ‘Eierdieven’ (‘Egg-thieves’) into a useful historical ecology knowledge base.
Introduction: This software paper describes ‘stylo’ – an R package for stylometric research and text processing.
Introduction: This article traces complex genealogy of distant reading to social-scientific approaches in literary studies.
Introduction: This post analyses the sequence alignment text/image and the quality of manuscript transcriptions.
Introduction: This post outlines retro-digitalisation and academic analysis of paper-based documents.
Introduction: Here is the presentation of a tool which detects reused (key)words, sentences, etc. in texts in various languages.
Introduction: This is a report conference on musicology and encoding.
Introduction: This post outlines a conference on an experiment of oral data storage.
Introduction: Here are the minutes of an Italian doctoral seminar on digital pedagogical methods and tools.