What a Million Syllabuses Can Teach Us

« (…) Over the past two years, we and our partners at the Open Syllabus Project (based at the American Assembly at Columbia) have collected more than a million syllabuses from university websites. We have also begun to extract some of their key components — their metadata — starting with their dates, their schools, their fields of study and the texts that they assign. (…) »

source > nytimes.com, Joe Karaganis et David McClure , 22 janvier 2016