Text Analysis with a Zine Corpus

Working with transcribed zines from the Barnard Zine Library, we will engage participants in the ethics and steps of creating a corpus and how to explore them using Voyant-Tools and a pre-written Python script. Corpus metadata highlight zine creators holding one or more minoritized identities. All are welcome, and no coding experience is necessary. This [...]

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Zine Union Catalog: Bringing Together Disparate, Unruly Data

The Zine Union Catalog, or ZineCat, is a catalog built on Collective Access, a digital asset manager similar to, but with more complete metadata connectors than Omeka. ZineCat brings together records from six libraries with wildly different metadata schema. They are public, academic, community, and digital libraries using RDA, xZINECOREx, LibraryThing, and homegrown/standalone schema. Lauren [...]

By |2020-01-17T14:01:26-05:00February 5th, 2020|, |Comments Off on Zine Union Catalog: Bringing Together Disparate, Unruly Data
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