Data-Driven Scholar's Toolkit

Below is a large list of tools arranged by topic if you want to explore either familar tools or go beyond the scope of the course. You are free to incorporate any tool or resource for your projects. Links for online help, popular DH discussion spots, professional associations, journals, blogs, and applied historical tutorials all can help you forge your own path and grow as a scholar long after this class is over.

Online Tools

Free/Open-Source Tools

Commercial/Free Trial


Applying Programming to Historical Research



Debates in the Digital Humanities Digital Humanities Quarterly Journal of the Digital Humanities Digital Scholarship in the Humanities Digital Studies Digital Literary Studies Journal of Cultural Analytics Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy DH Commons Journal


Association for Computers and the Humanities