15 Jun 2018

Ask the Expert: All you need to know about digitising collections with Axiell

By |2018-07-31T13:42:49+00:0015 June 2018|Blog Post, Interview|

Sean Meagher, Marketing Manager at collections management experts, Axiell gives his in depth insight into the digitisation of collections; where to start, best practice and the collection management software Axiell offers How would Axiell [...]

6 Feb 2018

Digitization Dashboard Interview: Janeen Jones, Field Museum

By |2018-02-06T15:23:43+00:006 February 2018|Interview, Video|

Digitization Dashboard Interview: Janeen Jones, Assistant Collections Manager, Invertebrates & Database Admin for Collections, Field Museum Janeen discusses a solution to the question; how do you estimate the size of your undigitized collections? [...]

5 Jul 2017

IF (digitisation, culture) INSERT ‘AND’ instead of ‘VERSUS’

By |2017-07-07T14:13:48+00:005 July 2017|Blog Post|

The Oxford English Dictionary defines digitisation as the conversation of text, pictures or sound into a digital form that can be processed by a computer. The word refers to a process of transforming something that’s analogue [...]

8 Jun 2017

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

By |2017-06-08T02:03:33+00:008 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+00:007 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

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

By |2017-06-06T23:16:37+00:006 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 [...]