R & D project

Digging into data challenge

An international grant competition to explore the possibilities of using large-scale digitised collections in social science and humanities research


This project was archived on 31 July 2016

  • 2 years

    Ended 30 Apr 2016

  • Budget:

    Under £50k

  • Expected outcome:


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Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC)
Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC)

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Project timeline

This project ran until spring 2016

Social Media Data in Research

An ESRC convened group looking at Big Data, in particular new forms of data such as social media data, led by Dave De Roure (Oxford e...

Progress Meeting – 17 June 2015

On Wednesday 17th June, the UK projects funded under round 3 of the Digging into Data challenge gathered together at Paddington for the...

Digging into data challenge project starts.