Name

Torsten Schaßan

How do you Define DH?

DH is part of what once was called “auxillary sciences” in the humanities in the best sense: To know about the theory and methods of carrying out scholarly work in a digital way and in the digital age is prerequisite to all work done.

Affiliation

Herzog August Bibliothek Wolfenbüttel; Institute for Documentology and Scholarly Editing (IDE)

Bio

M.A. in Medieval and Modern History, German language, and Philosophy from the University at Cologne
Staff-member of the Herzog August Bibliothek Wolfenbüttel, Manuscript and Special Collections Department, resposnible for Digital Editions and data curation concerning manuscripts