Activities

  • Associate Members
    Reacting to the great interest in the activities of our network Linked Open Middle Ages we created the possibility of associate members. This enables an intensive exchange with the network’s members as well as with the network’s topics. While associate members do not have any duties they get the chance to participate more and attend…
  • Working Session “Digitale Edition”
    Our network internal working group “Digitale Edition” met for the first time at the University of Graz (Centre for Information Modelling – Austrian Centre for Digital Humanities). Gustavo Riva, Luise Borek, Christopher Pollin, Helmut W. Klug and Katharina Zeppezauer-Wachauer dedicated a day to the topic of platforms for transcripts – from creation to publication. Resulting…
  • Thematic meeting #2 Data
    Our second thematic meeting on the topic data took place on 21st and 22nd February 2022. This meeting again was held digitally and was organized by our network members Karoline Döring and Marco Heiles. Both days of the meeting offered the workshop-method world café. On 21st February Olaf Simons (Forschungszentrum Gotha der Universität Erfurt), Mathias…
  • Blog post about meeting #1- “Eindeutig Uneindeutig. Zur Modellierung von Unschärfe in der Mediävistik”
    The results of our first thematic meeting with the topic “TEXT” have been summarized and elaborated in a blog post by Luise Borek, Katharina Zeppezauer-Wachauer and Nora Ketschik. This blog post offers a review of the meeting itself as well as a scientific examination of fuzzy information and ambiguous authority. The blog post can be…
  • GitHub-tutorial CSV/XML to RDF by Christopher Pollin
    Supported by Sabrina Strutz our network member Christopher Pollin created a Github-tutorial as part of our first thematic meeting #1 TEXT. This tutorial explains in detail different options to convert CSV or XML files to RDF.
  • Thematic meeting #1 TEXT
    Our first thematic meeting discussed the topic TEXT and took place as web conference on 04/10/21 and 06/10/21. Present as guests were Tara Andrews and Andreas Kuczera. Tara Andrews provided an interesting video on the subject “How might we make data collections more useful for medieval historians?” for later discussion. Andreas Kuczera presented the wide…
  • vDHd2021
    On September 17th, 2021, two of our network members, Marco Heiles and Simone Schultz Baluff, together with Ina Serif (University of Basel) and Timo Balters (University of Bonn), held a session on the subject of “Experiments to capture medieval texts and manuscripts as Linked Open Data” at vDHd2021. During the session, various methods for development…
  • LOD panel
    On 21st June Luise Borek and Katharina Zeppezauer-Wachauer discussed the topic “Linked Open Data in Medieval Studies” with Toby Burrows (University of Oxford). The panel discussion took place in the conference series The Past, Present and Future of Medieval Digital Studies and was moderated by Roman Bleier. The presented slides are available on Zenodo: https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5111601
  • network poster
    In the course of the activities around the Digital Medievalist’s Symposium The Past, Present, and Future of Digital Medieval Studies a poster was created which presents our DFG-network. The poster offers an overview of our aims, network members and networking possibilities. It is available on Zenodo: https://zenodo.org/record/5009001
  • Approved!
    Our DFG-network ‘Network Linked Open Middle Ages’ was approved! The project started in may 2021. The operational time is 36 months. On this website we will report our activities. We are looking forward to the joint project time and the exchange in the network – quite in the spirit of a ‘linked open Middle Ages’.…