Students Alissar Langworthy, center right, and Sam Torchio, seated, discuss a mini-course where they are mapping the novel "Moby-Dick." Also pictured, from left, are Patrick Tonks, assistant director for programming at the Institute for the Humanities, and Justin Joque, visualization librarian for U-M Libraries. (Photo by Roger Hart, Michigan Photography)
Technology meets literature as students map a classic novel
The HathiTrust Board of Governors is pleased to announce the appointment of Mike Furlough as the Executive Director of HathiTrust. Furlough comes to HathiTrust from The Pennsylvania State University, where he is currently Associate Dean for Research and Scholarly Communications.
The first issue of the Selma Inter-religious Project newsletter, dated December 6, 1965
The University of Michigan Library has digitized the complete set of Selma Inter-religious Project Newsletters and made them available to the public via the HathiTrust Digital Library. The newsletters document the civil rights struggle in Alabama from 1965 to 1974.
On January 6 the U-M Library welcomed Brendan Haug, archivist of the Papyrology Collection and assistant professor in the Department of Classical Studies. Haug holds degrees from the University of Washington and the University of California Berkeley.