Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
New York Tech Returns: What to know about using New York Tech Libraries for Fall 2022. View the latest information

Digital Humanities Tools: Overview

This guide provides an overview of Digital Humanities and a list of tools that can be use to visualize and enhance your project.

Digital Humanities tweets


The Programming Historian: "Peer-reviewed tutorials that help humanists learn about digital tools, techniques, and workflows to facilitate research and teaching."

Digital Toychest: Guides, tools, and other resources for practical work in the digital humanities by researchers, teachers, and students. Curated by Alan Liu, University of California, Santa Barbara.

ThatCamp: Humanities and Technology Camp it's and unconference where humanist and technologies of all skill levels meet and work on a propose project together. 

Flowing Data Tutorials:  Data Visualization Tutorials. 

Digital Humanities

In a broad sense: 

  • Digital Humanities is Interdisciplinary humanities research that can be presented in digital form.
  • Digital Humanities can also be defined as the intersection of technology and human culture. 

 Here are other definitions of Digital Humanities. 

Scholarly Journals

Frontiers in Digital Humanities : Frontiers in Digital Humanities publishes rigorously peer-reviewed research from Digital History to Big Data, providing a community platform for the Humanities in the digital age.

Digital Humanities Quarterly:  Digital journal covering all aspects of digital media in the humanities.

Humanist Studies & the Digital Age

Hybrid Pedagogy:  A Digital Journal of Learning, Teaching, and Technology.

Digital Literary Studies:  Peer-reviewed open-access journal with a focus on computational approaches to literary criticism, as well as electronic literature.

International Journal of Humanities and Arts Computing: 

Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy:  Journal about the intersection and uses of technology in the classroom. 


AMC Digital Library:  Computer systems and technology, publications from the Association for Computing Machinery.

Communication and Mass Media Complete:  Research in areas related to communication and mass media.

Library and Information Science Abstracts:  Indexes more than 560 core journals in librarianship, information retrieval, information management and more. Coverage extends back to the mid-1960's.

Literature Resources Center:  Biographies, multimedia, literature criticism, primary sources & literary works, reviews & news.


Profile Photo
Diana Moronta
Manhattan Library
1855 Broadway
New York, NY, 10023
© 2022 New York Institute of Technology