Example projects

On this page you can acces an overview of projects from various Dutch universities that have made use of the collections and tools available in the Media Suite in either teaching or research. The page also offers an overview of articles that discuss the use of the Media Suite’s tools and collections in research.


Media Suite Data Stories

January 2021

Since 2020, the Media Suite has been developing a new format for analysing audiovisual collections quantitatively, and for presenting and contextualising the results of such analysis: Data Stories. You can read more about and access the Media Suite Data Stories via this post.

Data Stories

Debate Research Across Media: Cross media research of public debates on drugs and regulation (DReAM)

January 2021

The project "Debate Research Across Media: Cross media research of public debates on drugs and regulation" (Utrecht University) studied the role of historical public debates on drugs and regulation (1945-1990) in newspapers, on radio and television.

Research Pilot Projects 2017-2018

Remediation in Sports News (ReSpoNs)

January 2021

"Remediation in Sports News" (University of Groningen) studied how sports journalism in newspapers has changed in response to the rise of television between 1959 and 1989.

Research Pilot Projects 2017-2018

Narrativizing Disruption: How exploratory search can support media researchers to interpret ‘disruptive’ media events as lucid narratives (NarDis)

January 2021

Research Pilot Projects 2017-2018

Annotating EYE’s Jean Desmet Collection: Towards Mixed Media Analysis in Digital Media History (MIMEHIST)

January 2021

The project "Annotating EYE’s Jean Desmet Collection: Towards Mixed Media Analysis in Digital Media History" (University of Amsterdam) used the CLARIAH Media Suite components’ annotation functionalities to analyse the heterogeneous materials of EYE Filmmuseum’s collection of cinema owner and distributor Jean Desmet.

Research Pilot Projects 2017-2018

Me and Myself: Tracing first person in documentary history in AV-collections (M&M)

January 2021

"Me and Myself: Tracing first person in documentary history in AV-collections" traced the transformation in Dutch documentary from traditional objective documentary as a fair and fact minded genre towards one with an appreciation for a more personal and subjective style.

Research Pilot Projects 2017-2018

Cross-Medial Analysis of WW2 Eyewitness Testimonies (CrossEWT)

November 2020

Funded through the CLARIAH Research Pilot grant scheme which ran between 2017-2018, the project "Cross-Medial Analysis of WW2 Eyewitness Testimonies" sought to address the issue that although eyewitnesses have become ever more prominent in the media, there was little systematic research about which topics are actually being addressed in their accounts at the time.

Research Pilot Projects 2017-2018