Stéfan Sinclair and Geoffrey Rockwell [CC BY (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0)]
So, what is data in the humanities? Does it exist? The short answer is, yes, depending on what you consider "data."
Here are some examples of humanities data:
You can think about "data" as meaning "information." Data isn't always numeric, and it isn't limited to STEM disciplines.