Extending Data Curation to the Humanities: Curriculum Development and Recruiting

Total Funding to Date



  • Allen Renear
  • Carole Palmer

Specific objectives are: 1. Develop and refine a humanities data curation curriculum. 2. Develop a network of internship sites at libraries, museums, digital archives and digital humanities centers. 3. Promote the role of LIS professionals in humanities data curation and expand the understanding of the role of digital data curation in humanities research. 4. Disseminate best practice reports and provide a model curriculum for other data curation programs. 5. Develop a model institute for delivering the curriculum as continuing professional development. 6. Deliver the curriculum to both new masters students and continuing professionals.


Funding Agencies

  • Institute of Museum and Library Services, 2008 – $892,028.00