Agent-based modelling with Netlogo

In this blog post I am going to give an overview of Netlogo, an agent-based modeling environment. The first part will consist of a very brief introduction to some elements of the Netlogo environment. This is not intended to be an extensive tutorial but rather a first glimpse into some of the basic features of … Continued

Towards reproducible science in the digital humanities

How to publish your data and code alongside your research with the help of Zenodo? Following the principles of reproducible science has recently become an increasingly important part of publishing research. The trend gained momentum as a result of the replication crisis in 2010s, that started after it was found that most of the published … Continued

Setup and manage a complex dataset using Strapi

In this tutorial we are going to install Strapi on your computer. We will then setup a database complete with forms for easy content management and creation. The dataset we are going to build for this example is a collection of paintings, artists and museums but anything will do. Disclaimer: this tutorial is written for … Continued

INCEpTION: A Semantic Annotation Platform

Annotation platforms are tools that facilitate the procedure of transferring external information to any type of raw resources. The information we add varies from one case to another. Images can be annotated by adding meta-data such as the date of creation or name of items depicted in them. Text documents can be enriched by linguistic … Continued

Models and Perspectives in Digital History

Digital Historians often manifests in two forms: a person with a mixed background in History and Computer Science or as a collaboration between a historian and a computer scientist. The latter, in particular, comes with combining challenges such as finding a common vocabulary, negotiating new forms of knowledge, different writing styles and in general two … Continued