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About DH at SJTU

The Digital Humanities are a collection of practices and approaches combining computational methods with humanistic inquiry.

Shanghai JiaoTong University has been involved in the Digital Humanities (under that and other names) since at least the late 1990s. Digital humanities activities are widely distributed throughout campus, including the following organizations:

Our Team

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Shi Xiaohua

SJTU Library

Director of Platform and Technical Support Department

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Xing Zhuoyuan

SJTU Library

Librarian of Platform and Technical Support Department

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Qian Yin

SJTU Library

Librarian of Platform and Technical Support Department

Our Projects

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Historical Photographs of China

The project began work in 2006. It grew from being a focused strand in an Arts & Humanities Research Council funded project on the 'History of the Chinese Maritime Customs Service' into an initiative that searched for material far beyond descendants of the staff of the Customs Service.

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Local Historical Documents Database

At present, the only and largest local historical literature database in China has 35,000 copies, about 100,000 pages and 20,000 copies. The total number of completed documents will reach 350,000, about 1.5 million pages.

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Tokyo Trial Documents Database

The world's first full-text retrieval literature resource database on the Tokyo trial, with a content resource of about 60 million words, achieves comparative reading in Chinese, English and Japanese.

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GECEM

Global Encounters between China and Europe: Trade Networks, Consumption and Cultural Exchanges in Macau and Marseille, 1680-1840

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Contact Us

Address

No. 800 Dongchuan Road, Minhang District, Shanghai, China 200240

Phone

+86 021 34206473

Email Address

dh@lib.sjtu.edu.cn