Institute for Documentology and Scholarly Editing (IDE) is calling
for reviews for a special issue of the journal RIDE,
dedicated to Digital Text Collections in
this RIDE issue, we are inviting reviews of digital text
collections from all humanities disciplines: literature,
linguistics, philosophy, religious studies, historical sciences
and others. The term “text collection” is used in a broad sense
here and includes all kinds of text sets, including for instance
linguistic corpora and digital archives.
guide reviewers through the review process and to create a
framework for the evaluation of digital text collections, we
provide Criteria for Reviewing Digital Text
Collections that are supposed to be applicable
to various types of humanities text collections. The guidelines
(Version 1.0) can be found here: http://www.i-d-e.de/criteria-text-collections-version-1-0
are accepted in English, German, French, Italian, and Spanish.
The length of the review can vary depending on how much the
resource offers that is worthy of discussion (approximately
this special issue, reviews will be accepted until April
10th, 2017. We kindly ask you to email us
beforehand at [hidden email] with
a suggestion which resource you would like to review and with a
short explanation of your affiliation and area of expertise.