Updated Codebook and Workflow for the Digital Mitford Project

Lots of Digital Romanticist activity today: new methods now in place for the Digital Mitford project.

Digital Mitford

We’ve updated our workflow for editing the Digital Mitford project, as we discussed in our coding hangout today in Google+.  For those of you who could not attend, or those who had wonky network connections, or for anyone who needs to review what we discussed today, I’ve posted all the new information and instructions in our Codebook on Google Docs.
What’s new in a nutshell:
1. We now have a schema system to help guide your context coding, and help eliminate duplicate entries and errors. We’ve developed this from our ever-growing site index file (which holds our canonical list of named entities and xml:ids: people, fictional characters, places, books and publications, etc.) . Project editors will now download the current schema and associate it with their XML files to guide the selection of references to defined id values. We’ll also be removing that schema when coding in new entities to…

View original post 199 more words

Advertisements

Published by

Elisa Beshero-Bondar

Associate Professor of English http://about.me/ebbondar

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s