Welcome To ARC

The Advanced Research Consortium


Introducing serendipity to digital research through visualized search interfaces

Collex for Libraries

Providing digital solutions for library collections

Digital Revolution

Building new methods of humanities research

Online Editions

Creating searchable annotated texts for future generations of researchers

Resource Preservation

Promoting broader access to rare and valuable cultural artifacts
< >

The Advanced Research Consortium (ARC)

A consortium of scholars committed to advancing research in the humanities through period-specific online communities built around peer-review, aggregation, and searching digital data.

Latest News

BigDIVA: Search as Research

At the biannual meeting of ARC in Toronto, Director Laura Mandell presented “BigDIVA: Search as Research,” detailing the new visualized search tool called Big Data...

ARC Spring 2015 Meeting in Toronto

Our Spring 2015 ARC Meeting was held at the University of Toronto- Scarborough this past week, and we had the pleasure of discussing metadata revisions...

ARC at OpenCon 2014

ARC Postdoctoral Fellow, Timothy Duguid, attended OpenCon 2014, a conference on open access, open data, and open education resources. The multidisciplinary conference featured two...

Alex Gil to give lecture at fall meeting

In coordination with our Fall meeting, ARC is pleased to announce that Dr. Alex Gil (Digital Scholarship Coordinator, Columbia University) will be giving a...

ARC Spring Meeting at Penn

ARC is presently meeting at the University of Pennsylvania.  Lots of things to discuss from big data visualization to metadata standards.

ARC joins social networks

ARC has joined a number of social media outlets to make sure you keep up to date. Be sure to “like” or “follow” us...