HarvardX “Introduction to Digital Humanities” Course Launches

May 7, 2019

As primary sources of information are more frequently digitized and available online than ever before, how can we use those sources to ask new questions? How did Chinese families organize themselves and their landscapes in Read more…

First Annual Boston Area Digital Scholarship Symposium, April 2019

First Annual Boston Area Digital Scholarship Symposium Announced

February 22, 2019

On April 10th, 2019, Harvard University will host the first annual Boston Area Digital Scholarship Symposium. This event will bring together scholars from the greater Boston area to share their work in digital scholarship. The Read more…


Harvard Statistics Consulting Service

September 19, 2018

Looking for help with a data science project? DSSG office hours might be a good place place to start, but another fantastic resource is the Department of Statistics. The Department of Statistics now offers free, drop-in Read more…

Harvard University Digital Scholarship Support Group

DSSG Offering Office Hours

August 13, 2018

After a successful limited pilot last spring, the Digital Scholarship Support Group will begin offering weekly office hours for the fall 2018 semester. Office hours are a key part of our core digital research support Read more…

Talks and Presentations

‘It Takes a Village’ – DSSG Presentation from the 2018 Digital Initiatives Symposium

May 1, 2018

The following text is from a presentation at the 2018 Digital Initiatives Symposium, hosted by the University of San Diego. The full text can be seen at http://bit.ly/DIS18_DSSG. It Takes a Village: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Read more…


DSSG offers Fundamentals of Digital Scholarship seminar to a packed house of Harvard faculty, students, and staff

March 8, 2018

Gabriel Pizzorno, lecturer in the Department of History, presents on data structures to attendees at the Spring 2018 Fundamentals of Digital Scholarship seminar. On March 6–7, the Digital Scholarship Support Group (DSSG) led a capacity crowd Read more…


DSSG offers successful Winter Teaching Week seminar on Digital Teaching Methods

February 26, 2018

The Digital Scholarship Support Group offered a successful one-day workshop on the use of digital tools and methods in the classroom as part of the Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning’s Winter Teaching Week Read more…

Talks and Presentations

MorgantinaVR: Visualizing Material Culture in Virtual and Augmented Reality

February 14, 2018

The Digital Futures Discovery Series kicked off its 2018 schedule on Feb. 7 with a presentation on digital datasets and Virtual Reality in an ongoing cultural heritage project. The talk and interactive demonstration, titled “MorgantinaVR: Read more…


DSSG to offer Digital Teaching Methods seminar at Winter Teaching Week 2018

December 13, 2017

Winter Teaching Week is a series of intensive workshops offered by Harvard’s Bok Center for Teaching and Learning during J-Term in conjunction with January @GSAS for graduate student teachers at every stage, from just starting Read more…