Massive and Rich Data for Humanities

This action (WP3) aspires to re-dimension research in the humanities fields, from small isolated corpora of rich data to a large interconnected corpus of rich data. It will cover scientific problems ranging from the massive production of rich data, to operating, querying and visualizing  voluminous data, through perennial preservation of the data and metadata, thus questioning methodology in humanity research.


  • The Demarre SHS research program
    on the March 15, 2018
    The Demarre SHS research Program within the Data Institute has led a joint call with the MSH-Alpes for research projects in HSS data science and Digital Humanities Discover here the selected projects.
  • Démarre SHS!”, a programme of the Data Institute Work Package 3 “Massive and Rich Data for Humanities” launches its first call for proposals.



In May 2018, Patrick Guillou was recruited as a web developer to support researches involved in "Démarre SHS" projects and technically respond to their needs.