Wheaton College Library Receives Two Digital Humanities Grants for TAPAS Project
March 22, 2012 § Leave a comment
The library at Wheaton College partners in the TAPAS Project or TEI Archival Publishing and Access Service, which will help faculty and staff at small liberal arts colleges publish and store materials marked up according to the standards of the Text Encoding Initiative (TEI). Recently, this project received two digital humanities grants:
The Brown and Wheaton libraries received a $250,000National Leadership Grant from the Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS), which began in December 2011 and will run for two years. And the Wheaton library and SHANTI received a $50,000 Start-up Grant from the Office of Digital Humanities at the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), which began in January and will run one year.
Find out more about the TAPAS Project from their NITLE Symposium Poster Video: [vimeo http://vimeo.com/38858974]