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The Digital Humanities Laboratory was founded by Professor Frédéric Kaplan in 2012. It develops new computational approaches for rediscovering the past and anticipating the future. 

The DHLAB trains a new generation of digital humanists, developing innovative educational programs as well as didactic technologies.



Most Recent Publications

Language Resources for Historical Newspapers: the Impresso Collection

M. Ehrmann; M. Romanello; S. Clematide; P. B. Ströbel; R. Barman 

2020-05-11. 12th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC), Marseille, France, May 11-16 2020. p. 958-968.

Overview of CLEF HIPE 2020: Named Entity Recognition and Linking on Historical Newspapers

M. Ehrmann; M. Romanello; A. Flückiger; S. Clematide 

2020-09-15. 11th International Conference of the CLEF Association – CLEF 2020, Thessaloniki, Greece, September 22–25, 2020. p. 288–310. DOI : 10.1007/978-3-030-58219-7_21.

The Advent of the 4D Mirror World

F. Kaplan; I. di Lenardo 

Urban Planning. 2020-06-30. Vol. 5, num. 2, p. 307. DOI : 10.17645/up.v5i2.3133.

Building a Mirror World for Venice

F. Kaplan; I. di Lenardo 

The Aura in the Age of Digital Materiality : Rethinking Preservation in the Shadow of an Uncertain Future; Milan: SilvanaEditoriale, 2020.

Introducing the CLEF 2020 HIPE Shared Task: Named Entity Recognition and Linking on Historical Newspapers

M. Ehrmann; M. Romanello; S. Bircher; S. Clematide 

2020-04-08. ECIR 2020 : 42nd European Conference on Information Retrieval, Lisbon, Portugal, April 14-17, 2020. p. 524-532. DOI : 10.1007/978-3-030-45442-5_68.

Experiments in digital publishing: creating a digital compendium

M. Romanello 

Structures of Epic Poetry; Berlin, Boston: De Gruyter, 2019-12-15.

Linked Books: un indice citazionale per la storia di Venezia

G. Colavizza; M. Romanello; D. Grandin; M. C. Mataloni; A. Giuliano 

DigItalia. 2019-06-01. Vol. 14, num. 1, p. 132-146.

The Past, Present and Future of Digital Scholarship with Newspaper Collections

M. Ridge; G. Colavizza; L. Brake; M. Ehrmann; J-P. Moreux et al. 

2019-07-09. DIgital Humanities Conference, Utrecht, July 2019.