This section presents a series of lectures on how to construct the fundamentals that your project will need throughout its initial stages and that will help ensure its long-term success.

Available Presentations


Best Practice Principles of Designing Your First Project

The elements of a successful DH project. How do you know your idea is a good one?


Tech, Tech, and More Tech

Where do you look to find existing tools? How do you identify the need for a new one?


Statements of Innovation and Significance

Examining leading digital humanities projects as disciplinary questions.

Page Citation

Appleford, Simon, and Jennifer Guiliano. “Designing Your First Project.”, 2013.