HRI DIGITAL | Delivering the Digital Humanities

Welcome to HRI Digital. We are the technology research and development team in the University of Sheffield’s Humanities Research Institute, supporting the innovative use of technology in arts, humanities and heritage research as both a method of inquiry and a means of dissemination.


Scholarly digital editions, text and image data mining and visualisation, virtual worlds, augmented reality and linked data services... from proposal to delivery.

What we do | Working with us


We are part of the Humanities Research Institute, which also provides research space, and support for workshops and conferences.

Humanities Research Institute


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