Some three months ago, in the context of the conference «Digitale Medien und Infrastrukturen für die Geschichtswissenschaften», that took place from 11 to 12 September, 2009 in Berne, we published six «Thesen zur digitalen Geschichtswissenschaft». Due to some requests from our english speaking readers, we decided to have those claims translated and to post them to our weblog.
Digital historians must find their bearings both in analog and in digital information spaces. Not only must they know the advantages and disadvantages of different information systems, but they must also know which information is accessible on which terms and conditions. Weiterlesen