Job Offer (Biblissima Team, La Plaine Saint-Denis): IT Project Manager
The development of the digital infrastructure for the Biblissima project, by the "Biblissima Team", is entering the production phase, with the Biblissima portal as the end goal towards which various current development efforts are leading. An IT project manager will be necessary for the successful development and deployment of this portal.
Biblissima Toolkit: Two New Tools for Learning Ancient Languages
Two new tools for lemmatising and analysing texts in ancient languages have been added to the forthcoming Biblissima Toolkit: Collatinus-web (Latin) et Eulexis (Ancient Greek), both of which have just been released as beta versions.
Job Offer (SAPRAT-EPHE, Paris): Books within Books
The Equipe d’accueil 4116 – SAPRAT-EPHE is looking to recruit a research assistant for a 12 month contract (non-renewable), within the scope of the Biblissima project, to work on the international project ‘Books within Books: Hebrew Fragments in European Libraries’.
BnF and Biblissima Training Session: Data Modelling and Digital Humanities
The département de l'Information bibliographique et numérique at the Bibliothèque nationale de France and the Equipex Biblissima (Campus Condorcet) will organise a day of training on "Data Modelling and Digital Humanities" on Monday, 1st December 2014 at the BnF (160 avenue de France, Paris 13th, Salle 70).
Job Offer (SAPRAT-EPHE, Paris): Manuscripta Medica, Early Collections of Medical Manuscripts
The Equipe d'Accueil 4116-SAPRAT (EPHE) is looking to recruit a research assistant for a 12-month contract (renewable for an additional 6 months), within the scope of the Biblissima project, to update and populate Manuscripta medica (Manmed), an online database of Latin medical manuscripts currently held in France.
Books within Books Database Now Online
The Books within Books database of Medieval Hebrew manuscript fragments held in European libraries, archives and collections is now open. You can access some 1500 records containing images and catalogue descriptions of the fragments found in collections in France, Italy, Switzerland, Poland and the Czech Republic.
Selected Proposals for Biblissima's Second Call for Projects
After examining the proposals submitted in response to Biblissima's second call for projects, the Scientific Advisory Board and the Executive Committee have selected six projects, four of which have been granted a renewal of their funding for a second year. The two new projects will begin in January 2015.
Summer Class in Troyes: Reconstructing a Medieval Library Today, the Case of Clairvaux
The Médiathèque of Troyes will be offering a summer class entitled "Reconstituer une bibliothèque médiévale aujourd’hui. L’exemple de Clairvaux" from Tuesday 26th to Saturday 30st August 2014, in collaboration with Biblissima and the IRHT (CNRS).
Job offer (IRHT, Paris) : Greek manuscripts and libraries
As part of the larger Biblissima project, the Department of Greek Studies of IRHT in Paris is looking to recruit a research assistant specialised in Greek manuscripts and libraries for a project on “Inventories of Byzantine and post- Byzantine libraries”. It is a two years appointment (1 year renewable) starting September 1st 2014.
Job Offer (MSH Val de Loire-CESR, Tours): Digital Humanities Research Assistant
The MSH Val de Loire and the CESR are looking to recruit a research assistant specialised in the Digital Humanities to join the Rablissime project. The contract, offered within the scope of the Biblissima project, is for a period of 3 or 4 months, from March to June 2014.
Job Offer (IRHT, Paris): Exploration of Archival Holdings
The IRHT is looking to recruit a specialist in library history to explore and research French archival holdings within the scope of the Biblissima project. The contract is for a period of six months (renewable), starting on 15th May 2014 at the latest.