About the Digital Humanities Lab

DH LabThe Digital Humanities Initiative and the Libraries’ DH Working Group welcome students, faculty and staff to work collaboratively in the DH Lab (Alexander Library, Room 406-407). This space is available to members of the Rutgers DH community for use in project work, consultations, research group meetings, small classes, and lectures.

See available times as well as open lab hours on the DH Lab Calendar. Use the DH Lab Reservation Form to request the space. For more information on how to use the lab, please see the DH Lab Procedures page.

The DH Lab is equipped with five iMac workstations, wired Ethernet connection, flat screens for presentations, floor outlets for laptops, and the following software installed on the workstations. In addition, the Libraries support installations of WordPress and Omeka for web publishing projects in digital humanities research and teaching.

Geospatial analysis:
QGIS
Text editing:
TextWrangler, oXygen
Image editing:
ImageMagick, Adobe CS6 Production Premium
Moving image editing:
iMovie
Network analysis:
Gephi
File management:
FileZilla
Object oriented programming:
Python 2.7, R
Document processing:
LibreOffice, pandoc, LaTeX, Microsoft Office Suite
Command line utilities:
ImageMagick, wget, pandoc
IDE:
RStudio
Virtualization:
Parallels

For software assistance, please consult the Quick Start page of the DH Lab Guide or schedule a research consultation with Francesca Giannetti, Digital Humanities Librarian, at francesca.giannetti [at] rutgers.edu.

Digital Humanities Lab

Digital Humanities Lab