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Digital Humanities Resources: Resources and Tutorials

This guide is an introduction to Digital Humanities (DH) and the resources available for DH research and teaching through the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa Libraries.

Links and General Resources

This section contains links to event calendars and links to diverse DH resources. 

Teaching and Events at UH

General Resources

The following resources provide tutorials and discussions for a wide variety of digital humanities approaches and tools.   To suggest an addition to this list, or any other tools and tutorials list, please contact Humanities Librarian David Beales at beales[at]

The Programming Historian

The Programming Historian is an online, open-access, peer-reviewed suite of tutorials that help humanists learn a wide range of digital tools, techniques, and workflows to facilitate their research.

UCLA Center for the Digital Humanities their about page, "Based on the Introduction to Digital Humanities (DH101) course at UCLA, taught by Johanna Drucker (with David Kim) in 2011 and 2012, this online coursebook (and related collection of resources) is meant to provide introductory materials to digital approaches relevant to a wide range of disciplines."

DiRT: Digital Research Tools

From their about page: The DiRT Directory is a registry of digital research tools for scholarly use. DiRT makes it easy for digital humanists and others conducting digital research to find and compare resources ranging from content management systems to music, OCR, statistical analysis packages to mindmapping software.

DH Toychest

Digital Humanities projects collageGuides, tools, and other resources for practical work in the digital humanities by researchers, teachers, and students.  Curated by Alan Liu, University of California, Santa Barbara.  This selection is not intended to be comprehensive and is under continuous development.  Selections are restricted to free tools or tools with generous trial periods.

DH Toolbox


Perdue's DH Toolbox is a directory of easy to use digital tools, sorted by use.