Digital Humanities

Iwasa Matabei, school of 岩佐又兵衛, Joruri Monogatari 上瑠璃物語, Art Institute of Chicago, Gift of Mrs. Alice H. Patterson, 1940.1076. Scrolling Paintings Project.

Vanessa and Kevin Alsup. Still from “Summerfest 1979”, Alsup Smith Collection, SSHMP.2017.ALSUPSMITH.00015. South Side Home Movie Project, Chicago, Illinois.

The Ci3 Game Changer Chicago Design Lab. ©2013. Ci3 at the University of Chicago.


The University of Chicago Digital Humanities community brings together humanist scholars, social scientists, librarians, and computational scientists to enhance and propel humanities inquiry and the study of digital cultures. University researchers work in the fields of computational literary analysis, artificial intelligence, computational linguistics, historic GIS, and in other areas at the intersection of the humanities and technology.


Find resources for common research questions, or explore different University groups offering support for DH activities.

Subheading photo: Jesse Collins, Chicago Skyline | CC-BY 3.0

MA in Digital Studies

A one-year program for full-time students with a BA in the humanities, arts, or history.

DH Forum

A forum on the past, present, and future of digital humanities research at the University of Chicago and around the world.