Impact News

Nº 10

February 27 th, 2015

Dear friends,

We want to share with you our good news: The Succeed project has recently been rated 'Excellent ' by the European Commission, and we feel very proud of these results that we have achieved thanks to the team that has been working during two years in this project.


The European Commission has rated as 'Excellent' the Succeed project results

The final evaluation of the Succeed took place last 19th of February, at the University of Alicante during a meeting of the committee of experts appointed by the European Commission (EC) with the Succeed consortium members, formed by the University of Alicante, the Virtual Library Miguel de Cervantes Foundation, the Koninklijke Bibliotheek, the Instituut voor Nederlandse Lexicologie, the Fraunhofer IAIS, the Poznan Supercomputing and Networking Center, the University of Salford, the Bibliothèque Nationale de France and the British Library. The meeting was chaired by Cristina Maier, Succeed Project Officer from the European Commission.

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New Interoperability Framework version

The Impact Centre of Competence has launched a new version of its Interoperability Framework tool, that includes important improvements. This tool has been developed by the Succeed Project, a support action funded by the European Union, that promoted the take up and validation of research results in mass digitisation, with a focus on textual content.


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Take-up of tools within the Succeed project: Implementation of the INL Lexicon Service in

Delpher is a joint initiative of the Meertens Institute of Research and documentation of Dutch language and culture, the university libraries of Amsterdam (UvA), Groningen, Leiden and Utrecht, and the National Library of the Netherlands, to bring together the otherwise fragmented access to digitized historical text corpora.

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ENeL TRAINING SCHOOL 2015: 'Standard tools and methods for retro-digitising dictionaries'

Funded by COST Action IS 1305 the Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas of the Universidade Nova de Lisboa is hosting the first ‘European Network of e-Lexicography’ Training School, in Lisbon, from 6th to 19th of July.

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TPDL 2015 Call for Contributions, Poznań, 14-18 September, 2014

The Poznań Supercomputing and Networking Center (PSNC), Succeed partner and premium member of the Impact Centre of Competence hosts the 19th International Conference on Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries. The conference will take place at Poznań, Poland on September 14-18, 2015

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