Leon Robichaud

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Leon Robichaud



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Short Bio

Professor of the History of New France and of digital history at the Université de Sherbrooke, Léon Robichaud is also co-director of the Laboratoire d'histoire et de patrimoine de Montréal, based at the Université du Québec à Montréal. He has been active in bringing historical sources and data to the web since 1996 for research, pedagogical and heritage projects.

Interest in LODLAM

Member of the organising committee.


Humanities, Academic, Research

Linked Open Data Projects

As part of Montréal, plaque tournante des échanges, we will be publishing several datasets over the next five years. The priority for the next year will be to publish a bibliography of the history of Montreal and an illustrated chronology as open datasets. Other datasets to be released include historical census, city directory, property tax and newspaper data.


Université de Sherbrooke