TEI: #dariahTeach

  • Host: Austrian Academy of Sciences
  • Other institutions involved:
    • Maynooth University (Ireland)
    • Aarhus University’s DIGHUMLAB (Denmark)
    • Research Center “Athena” (Greece)
    • Belgrade Centre for Digital Humanities (Serbia)
    • Erasmus University Rotterdam (The Netherlands)
    • University of Luxembourg (Luxembourg)
    • University of Lausanne (Switzerland)
    • Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics (Switzerland)

General description: #dariahTeach is a learning platform (developed in Moodle environment) hosting open source, community-driven, high quality, multilingual teaching materials for the digital arts and humanities. Funded through an Erasmus+ Strategic Partnership Grant, the project aimed in developing high quality teaching materials for asynchronous learning and in strengthening alliances and fostering innovative teaching and learning practices among members of the ESFRI-roadmap Digital Research Infrastructure for the Arts and Humanities (DARIAH) network. Among the courses developed in the platform are the courses “Text Encoding and the TEI”, an introduction to the theory and practice of text encoding using the Guidelines of the Text Encoding Initiative (TEI) and “Digitizing Dictionaries”, an introduction to the theory and practice of digitizing paper dictionaries with a special focus on using the Guidelines of the Text Encoding Initiative.


Susan Schreibman An Foras Feasa Iontas Building Maynooth University Maynooth, Co. Kildare Email: susan.schreibman@mu.ie