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Journal for Digital Legal History has been launched!
Posted by Journal cover on 2022-02-22

We warmly welcome you to the Journal for Digital Legal History. With several conferences having been canceled due to the covid-19 pandemic, several scholars on social media expressed the sentiment that there is little space for DLH within the currently available journals. Digital methods are downplayed, to avoid rejection and are hardly ever the focus of a publication. As such, the conclusion is [...]

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About this Journal

Legal history is traditional in its methods and techniques of research. This is not necessarily a problem, but researchers applying digital tools to legal sources need a place to go. The Journal for Digital Legal History ("DLH") wants to showcase both new methods and the application thereof, by including elaborate graphics, datasets, links, Jupyter Notebooks, metadata and tutorials. As such, the DLH does not limit itself to traditional formats and offers a platform for innovative research, to reach out to colleagues interested in novel approaches and methodologies.