Digital Humanities

We explore the effects of digital technologies in the humanities to make data more accessible to the public and provide new answers to previously analysed topics in the fields of heritage and urban history.
We deal with digitized and born-digital materials, developing digital tools to research, manage, analyse and present historical data with a focus on cities.

The research ‘Mapping Hispanic Modernity. Cross-border Literary Networks and Cultural Mediators (1908-1939)’ sets the grounds for a new approach exploring transnational processes of cultural transformation. Directed by Diana Roiz Sanz (UOC), this project proposes an innovative investigation in modernist studies:

In Poblenou Industrial, the current industrial Heritage is shown in regression from the beginning, explaining what has become today, in every historical period of the so called “Catalan Manchester” by the large number of textile factories. Georeferenced Historical maps and

Mirades urbanes es un mapa interactivo de calles, plazas y edificios  de Barcelona. Mirades urbanes es un proyecto que se construye a partir de una selección de los trabajos realizados por los alumnos de la asignatura Urbanística I de la Escuela Técnica

The Historic Charter of Barcelona is a research project published by means of an online tool, which integrates detailed knowledge about the city history and makes it available to citizens and professionals. It explains the history of the city through

What is it? BIG TIME BCN is an interactive map of Barcelona that highlights the age of urban plots contrasted with the city’s architectural heritage. This dynamic cartography offers an insight into more than 2,000 years of history, nearly 70,000

The web portal History at Work is a semiannual  addressing professionals and students interested in modern architecture’s masterworks. The display of analytic materials –made from a triple vision: graphic and three-dimensional (plans and models), critic and descriptive (texts) and associative

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