8 Jun 2017

Digital Asset Management Interview: Stephen McConnachie, Head of Data, BFI

By | 2017-06-08T02:03:33+00:00 8 June 2017|Interview, Video|

Stephen discusses the BFI's approach to digital asset management. The BFI uses its CMS in conjunction with a digital preservation system to manage born digital moving image assets and moving image assets digitised [...]

7 Jun 2017

Digitisation Interview: Chezkie Kasnett, Digital Projects Manager, National Library of Israel

By | 2017-06-07T00:14:01+00:00 7 June 2017|Interview, Video|

Chezkie speaks about the National Library of Israel's approach to digitisation. He covers the challenges of prioritising digitisation between different collections, digitising special and unusual material and finding the right technology. He describes [...]

6 Jun 2017

Digital Asset Management Interview: Mark Pajak, Head of Digital, Bristol Museums

By | 2017-06-08T11:28:51+00:00 6 June 2017|Interview, Video|

Mark discusses Bristol Museums' approach to digital asset management. Bristol Museums provides all staff, from front of house to conservation, with access to digital assets. To increase both the ease with which staff [...]

6 Jun 2017

Collections Move Interview: Malcolm Chapman, Head of Collections Management, The Hunterian

By | 2017-06-06T23:33:42+00:00 6 June 2017|Interview, Video|

Malcolm discusses The Hunterian's project to relocate collections to a multi-purpose storage and teaching facility. The aims of the move are to increase teaching and research use of the museum's collections and to improve [...]

6 Jun 2017

Digitisation Interview: Jonathan Ainsworth, Systems Team Officer, Leeds University

By | 2017-06-06T23:16:37+00:00 6 June 2017|Interview, Video|

Jonathan discusses a digitisation project to transcribe over 97,000 burial records to make them more accessible to researchers, academics and historians. Leeds University chose to outsource the transcription and Jonathan discusses the pros [...]

23 May 2017

Collections Move Interview: Adrian Hine, Digitisation Manager, Science Museum Group

By | 2017-06-08T01:00:43+00:00 23 May 2017|Interview, Video|

The Science Museum Group is moving 320,000 objects from their current location to a customised storage facility. Adrian Hine discusses challenges faced and how these are being tackled. He touches on innovative hazard management workflows and location [...]