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Digital Humanities

A guide to resources for conducting research in and on the digital humanities (DH), as well as tools, methods, and approaches for DH and digital scholarship.


Digital humanities (DH) is a multi- and interdisciplinary field as well as a set of methods and approaches that combine computational methods with humanistic inquiry. Digital humanities practice often also involves critical evaluation and reflection on the tools that enable the work.

This guide provides an introduction to DH, resources at Stanford and beyond for conducting and publishing DH research, and information about participating in the DH community. Looking for someone to contact? Reach out to Alix Keener, Digital Scholarship Coordinator (, and/or the Center for Interdisciplinary Digital Research (CIDR) in the Library ( 


Introductory Reading