DH Resources

Below you will find some useful tutorials and digital tools for the digital humanities. You may also visit our growing US Latina/o Digital Humanities bibliography on Zotero Groups.

ARIS: Augmented Reality Interactive Storytelling Engine

Create and play mobile games, design tours, and create interactive stories.

DiRT: Digital Research Tools

DiRT is a directory of digital research tools.

esri Storymaps

Create mapping DH projects that allow you tell a story.


Create an archive of photos, videos, and audio and “pin” them to locations on a map. Crowdsourcing enabled.


Juxtapose JS

Juxtapose helps storytellers compare two pieces of similar media.



Open-source web publishing platforms for sharing digital collections and creating media-rich online exhibits.



Open-source data visualization software.

The Programming Historian and Programming Historian en español

These sites offer tutorials on digital tools, techniques, and workflows.


RAWGraphs is an open source data visualization framework built with the goal of making the visual representation of complex data easy for everyone.

Scalar: Intro to Scalar tutorial

Learn how to use Scalar.

Scalar is a free, open source authoring and publishing platform that’s designed to make it easy for authors to write long-form, born-digital scholarship online.

Timeline JS

Create an interactive timeline using nothing more than a Google spreadsheet.



Create 3D graphic renderings


This is a free, web-based reading and analysis environment for digital texts.


Which chart or graph is right for you?

Written by Maila Hardin, Daniel Hom, Ross Perez, and Lori Williams