Watson Library

Who we are

The IDRH is an intellectual hub for digital humanities inquiry and practice. We welcome everyone, from the curious to the novice to the expert.


Brian Rosenblum at the 2019 DH Forum

Our People

Led by co-directors in the Library and Hall Center for the Humanities, the IDRH has seen more than 40 multidisciplinary scholars and researchers join our team over our 10-year history.
Fraser Hall at sunset

Our Mission

We aim to build a flourishing environment for innovative exploration at the intersection of digital technology and humanities research.
Panel discussion at a Digital Humanities Forum

Our History

Founded in 2010, the IDRH is a partnership between KU Libraries, The Hall Center for the Humanities, and The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
Watson Library at Sunset

Our Values

We are committed to diversity, equity, access, and inclusion. As a community of researchers, we are dedicated to openness and collaboration across disciplinary and institutional boundaries.
University of Kansas Libraries
The Hall Center for the Humanities
University of Kansas College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

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