eHumanities eMagazine #5
CLARIAH-Pushing boundaries in humanities research
By Patricia Alkhoven
How to compare and analyse hundreds of texts or thousands of images? How to study in detail the history of colonialism over several hundred years? Until recently these were almost impossible to carry out. Now that more and more scholarly sources are becoming available in digital form, and computers help us in doing research, these research questions may find answers that shock the world and change completely our view on history.