Università Ca‘ Foscari, Venezia

Phaidra is the Digital Humanities Archive of the Ca' Foscari University of Venice. Phaidra was launched in 2014 by the University Library System (SBA) with the goal of making available the important historical materials held in Ca' Foscari libraries collections. In accordance with the university's open access policy, most of the digitised materials are available for download to everyone, not only to the academic community. The first two digitised collections are: - """"Storia di Ca' Foscari"""" consists of documents from the Historical Library and it presents the history of Ca' Foscari University recorded in the institutional accounts and in the informal memories of academic life. This digital collection is also an opportunity to celebrate Ca' Foscari 150th anniversary which will take place in 2018. -""""Carte del Contemporaneo"""" preserves and highlights the inherited archives of contemporary local writers. Home page phaidra.cab.unipd.it Contact phaidra@unive.it