DH Terms, Glossaries, and Acronyms


DH Acronyms:

ACH: Association for Computers and the Humanities
ADHO: Alliance of Digital Humanities Organization
AHRC: Arts and Humanities Research Council
ALLC: Association for Literary and Linguistic Computing
CC: Creative Commons
DH: Digital Humanities
DHQ: Digital Humanities Quarterly
GIS: Geographic information system
HASTAC: Humanities, Arts, Science and Technology Advanced Collaboratory
JISC: Joint Information Systems Committee
NEH: National Endowment for the Humanities
OHC: Office for Humanities Communication
SDH-SEMI: The Society for Digital Humanities/Société pour l'étude des médias interactifs

Technical Acronyms:

CSS: Cascading Style Sheets
HTML: Hypertext Markup Language
HTTP: Hypertext Transfer Protocl
IP: Internet Protocol
OSS: Open-source Software
URI: Uniform Resource Identifier
URL: Uniform Resource Locator
W3C: World Wide Web Consortium
XML: Extensible Markup Language
XHTML: Extensible Hypertext Markup Language

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