Notice: Access to Special Collections material, the Reading Room, and Instruction will temporarily be suspended starting on Aug.12, 2024 as the collection will be moved from the basement to 3 East. Normal operations are anticipated to resume late in the semester. Read more for current updates.
Notice: Access to Special Collections material, the Reading Room, and Instruction will temporarily be suspended starting on Aug.12, 2024 as the collection will be moved from the basement to 3 East. Normal operations are anticipated to resume late in the semester. Read more for current updates.
Notice: Maintenance affecting the library catalog will occur on July 26-29. The catalog will be available except for newly added e-resources, which will not appear until after the maintenance is completed and the backlog of changes can be delivered - possibly 10 days. In addition, renewals and changes to circulation status will not be visible in the EDS interface during this time.
Notice: Maintenance affecting the library catalog will occur on July 26-29. The catalog will be available except for newly added e-resources, which will not appear until after the maintenance is completed and the backlog of changes can be delivered - possibly 10 days. In addition, renewals and changes to circulation status will not be visible in the EDS interface during this time.
Notice: Due to ongoing construction, 4 East is currently closed to the public.  To obtain items located on 4 East, please place an online request for the item to be paged for you using the ‘Place Request’ button in the catalog. Please visit our Circulation FAQ page for assistance in using our catalog.
Notice: Due to ongoing construction, 4 East is currently closed to the public.  To obtain items located on 4 East, please place an online request for the item to be paged for you using the ‘Place Request’ button in the catalog. Please visit our Circulation FAQ page for assistance in using our catalog.

Digital Humanities

The Michigan State University Libraries Digital Humanities team works in partnership with faculty, students, organizations, and centers to grow and sustain Digital Humanities research and pedagogy. Strengths of the Digital Humanities team include text analysis, image analysis, network analysis, visualization, digital preservation, and data curation.

Areas of Specialization

  • Instruction: method, tool, and technique lectures and workshops; digital pedagogy and instructional design
  • Consultation: text analysis, network analysis, image analysis, visualization, digital preservation, data curation, grant application process
  • Collaboration: partner on Digital Humanities research, develop tools, convene events, symposia, and colloquia
  • Collection: build and/or enhance collections amenable to computational analysis, enable new modes of discovery and access to collections, acquire and/or condition data to support pursuit of Digital Humanities research questions

Team Members

Devin Higgins, Head, Digital Development & Strategies
Michael Rodriguez, Digital Humanities Collections