News

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Heurist Vsn 4 replaces Vsn 3

At the end of February 2016 we rolled over the default version of Heurist from version 3 to version 4. That means that all new databases will be created in version 4. We expect to decommission version 3 altogether at the end of April. This should not cause any problem...

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Heurist Version 4 Release

Heurist Version 4 has now been released! Heurist V4 brings a range of new features and functionality to users, some of which are shown below (click here for details): Note. Heurist version 4 is fully compatible with existing databases—no update is required, and you...

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History

Collaboration Users can engage in the development of the open source Heurist platform, by contributing to the continued development of Heurist and/or in collaborating on project development. In turn, Heurist developers can work with you to help customise your Heurist...

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Heurist Role in HuNI Launch

Heurist Role in HuNI Launch

On October 24th 2014, Dr. Ian Johnson attended the launch of the Humanities Networked Infrastructure (HuNI). As part of the launch, and to demonstrate Heurist's ‘database-on-demand’ service to this project, Ian was asked to set up a database using a data-dump from an...

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Network Diagrams Added to Heurist

Network Diagrams Added to Heurist

A new network diagram function has been added to Heurist that allows you to view the schema of relationships within the database, as well as the network of connections between the records in a search result set. It also allows export of network data to GEPHI for...

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Rapid Deployment

Rapid Deployment

In August 2014, The Heurist Team were contacted by two members of Roehampton College: Dr Charlotte Behr, Reader in Roman and Early Medieval History and Dr Sonya Nevin, Honorary Research Fellow in the Department of Humanities. They were involved in the Roehampton...

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Beyond 1914 Website Launched

Beyond 1914 Website Launched

On 10th Sept 2014, Her Excellency Professor The Honourable Dame Marie Bashir AD CVO Governor of New South Wales launched Sydney University's new online website: Beyond 1914 - The University of Sydney and the Great War. The launch of the site, built from biographical...

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A New Addition to the Heurist Team

A New Addition to the Heurist Team

Hi, my name is Jan Jaap de Groot. I'm 20 years old and I'm studying Computer Science at Saxion University of Applied Sciences in Enschede, The Netherlands. I just became a third year student, because unlike Australia, the school year ends in July and starts in...

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Workshops

A range of International Heurist Workshops were held over May and June 2014, in the UK, France and Sydney. Please see the Workshops page for details of future courses and to register your...

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