Digital Humanities. A first impression

The ivory tower’s 21st century innovation lab is awesome! Humanities in the digital era move focus from text to design.

What is „Digital Humanities“? One might think, Digital Humanities is what we do every day: googling critical views on humanistic subjects, reading digital versions of printed books we can’t afford or have no / are to lazy to have physical access to. Plus, we communicate with fellow scholars via digital mail services. But why did they give my digital tooling around such an impressive term as „digital humanities“?

Because it doesn’t simply mean to use your computer while doing research.

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