PRDL News http://www.prdl.org/ The latest news from the Post-Reformation Digital Library en-us jordan.ballor@prdl.org (Jordan Ballor) Please Read: A Personal Letter from Todd Rester, Junius Institute Directorthis personal letter from Todd Rester, Junius Institute Director, about the future of PRDL at the Junius Institute blog.

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Fri, 08 Nov 2013 14:08:30 -0500
New project integrated into PRDL site: PRDL Scholasticathe institute's newest project, PRDL Scholastica, which will allow scholars "to survey faculties and academic disputations over large stretches of time."

Read more at Opuscula Selecta, the blog of the Junius Institute.

And check out PRDL Scholastica here.

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Fri, 30 Aug 2013 12:15:58 -0400
PRDL has a new home at Junius Institute for Digital Reformation Research of Calvin Theological Seminaryread the press release. If you have benefited from the PRDL, you can now support its work through the Junius Institute and help us to assure the ongoing stability and improvement of the project. For more information, visit the Junius Institute's support page.

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Mon, 22 Apr 2013 08:37:53 -0400
History and overview of the PRDL published in <em>Bulletin of the American Society for Information Science and Technology</em>executive board member Jordan J. Ballor wrote a profile of the Post-Reformation Digital Library for the latest issue of the Bulletin of the American Society for Information Science and Technology. His piece, "The Dynamics of Primary Source and Electronic Resource: The Digital Renaissance and the Post-Reformation Digital Library," contains the first published summary of the genesis and history of PRDL, and explores some of the possible futures of the PRDL and other related digital projects.

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Thu, 05 Apr 2012 08:59:24 -0400
PRDL profiled in <em>Reformatorisch Dagblad</em>Reformatorisch Dagblad interviewed PRDL moderator David Sytsma about the site, and profiled the project in the piece, "Post-Reformation Digital Library: digitale wereld van oude schrijvers" (March 8, 2012).

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Thu, 08 Mar 2012 08:08:37 -0500
New Search Feature Streamlines Place ResultsGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (January 16, 2012) – As part of ongoing efforts to improve the usability and usefulness of the Post-Reformation Digital Library (PDRL), the site’s executive editor David Sytsma announced a significant improvement to the site’s browsing and advanced search functionality today.

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Mon, 16 Jan 2012 16:21:43 -0500
Calvin Theological Seminary expands digital library offeringsThe Grand Rapids Press

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Sat, 03 Dec 2011 12:16:19 -0500
Reformation Library Expands its ReachCRC Communications

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Tue, 15 Nov 2011 11:11:57 -0500
Post-Reformation Digital Library Announces Major Upgrades, Expanded CoverageGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (October 31, 2011) – On the second anniversary of its public launch, the Post-Reformation Digital Library (PRDL) has become available in an upgraded form with its own domain (www.prdl.org). This new version of the library is powered by a database format, which allows detailed search queries and integrates findings of source material from a wide variety of digital libraries and digitization projects. After more than a year in development, the new website now covers more than double the number of authors and works as its previous iteration.

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Mon, 31 Oct 2011 08:45:14 -0400
Roundtable: Trends and Challenges in Digital Research Methods: The Post-Reformation Digital Library (PRDL) and Beyond

Sixteenth Century Society and Conference

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]]> Sun, 30 Oct 2011 08:19:21 -0400 Post-Reformation Digital Library Announces Formation of Advisory Board of International ScholarsGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (March 28, 2011) -- As part of ongoing efforts to improve and develop the content available on the website, the Post-Reformation Digital Library executive board announced the formation of an editorial advisory board. The advisory board consists of a wide range of scholars from institutions all over Europe and North America.

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Mon, 28 Mar 2011 20:05:58 -0400
PRDL Editorial Board Members to Present at RSA Annual Meeting, April 8, in VeniceThe Fifty-Sixth Annual Meeting of the RSA Venice, Italy 8-10 April 2010

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Mon, 29 Mar 2010 17:26:16 -0400
Meeter Center Launches New Web-based Resource for Reformation and Post-Reformation StudiesGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (October 31, 2009) -- A newly-available research tool, sponsored by the H. Henry Meeter Center for Calvin Studies and the Hekman Library at Calvin College and Seminary, promises to aid the work of scholars from around the world. The Post-Reformation Digital Library (PRDL) is a select bibliography of primary source documents focusing on early modern theology and philosophy, spanning publicly-accessible collections from major research libraries, independent scholarly initiatives, and corporate documentation projects.

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Sat, 31 Oct 2009 23:18:06 -0400