Event: Second Session of the DH Virtual Discussion Group for ECRs in Belgium with Speaker Dr. Joren Six 

On Monday 22 November the second session of the DH Virtual Discussion Group for Early Career Researchers in Belgium will take place (via Zoom at 15:00-16:30 CET). This session follows on a successful first session of the Fall edition where we had an attendance of 27 individuals from the Belgian DH community. We are certain the next session will be as engaging and interesting as the first!  Monday’s speaker is Dr. Joren Six from Ghent University, whose “Under-the-Hood” presentation is titled “Demystifying Deep Learning: Automatically Labeling a Corpus of Field Recordings.” The following abstract provides an overview of Joren’s research…

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360° Reich – een webtentoonstelling

MATRIX [Centrum voor Nieuwe Muziek] zet mijlpalen in de muziekgeschiedenis sinds 1950 in de kijker met grote en kleinere tentoonstellingen. De webtentoonstelling Steve Reich 360° (www.stevereichexpo.be) is de meest recente verwezenlijking, en de eerste 100% online tentoonstelling. De expo werd ontwikkeld op vraag van Muziekcentrum De Bijloke Gent en sluit aan bij de concertprogrammering in seizoen 2020-21 met als één van de sleutelfiguren de Amerikaanse componist Steve Reich. Omwille van de coronamaatregelen werkten we het project volledig digitaal uit. We…

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Over 100.000 e-books accessible for KU Leuven users through Evidence Based Acquisition

In 2021 KU Leuven Libraries Artes is participating in 5 Evidence Based Acquisition Projects. This results in over 100.000 e-books being accessible for a period of 12 months. At the end of this period, a smaller selection of titles will be acquired (perpetual access) by the library according to collection profiles and in consultation with the academic staff, and (this is why the acquisition method is called evidence based) reinforced by usage statistics. When the EBA Project ends, the library…

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