Map of the digitisation landscape

Compiles projects and initiatives in digitisation and related fields which can be filtered by country and type.

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The LAB Group

  • Initiative type:Company
  • Country: Luxembourg
  • Participants: -
  • Purpose: Document management
  • Activity type: -
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Tidarrit

  • Initiative type:Project
  • Country: Iceland; Faroe Island; Greenland
  • Participants: National and University Library of Iceland National and Public Library of Greenland National Library of the Faroe Island
  • Purpose: Timarit.is is a digital library where millions of pages in digital format are made available on the Internet.
  • Activity type: -
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Time Capsule

  • Initiative type:Project
  • Country: Netherlands
  • Participants: Universiteit Utrecht\\\\nMeertens Instituut\\\\nHuygens ING\\\\nRijksdienst voor het Cultureel Erfgoed\\\\nKNMP\\\\nNationaal Farmaceutisch Museum\\\\nNederlands Instituut voor Beeld en Geluid\\\\nGridLine\\\\nNaturalis Biodiversity Center\\\\nSpinque
  • Purpose: Digitisation of documents regarding the history of pharmacy.
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TimeMachine

  • Initiative type:project
  • Country: Switzerland
  • Participants: https://www.timemachine.eu/institutions/
  • Purpose: The Time Machine Project is by far the most ambitious and far-reaching project ever undertaken using Big Data of the Past. Revolutionising the way we experience European history and culture, the project is an international collaboration to build a map of European history that spans thousands of years. This open-access, living resource will aid everyone from academics to industry, sparking interest in the future generation of humanities scholars, pushing the limits of science and technology, and allowing the general public to explore their own past.
  • Activity type: exploitation;other;
  • Content type: text;3d;audiovisual;

Total Design Project

  • Initiative type:Project
  • Country: Netherlands
  • Participants: Nederlands Archief Grafisch Ontwerpers (NAGO)
  • Purpose: Digital archive containing collections from Dutch graphic designers.
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Transcriptorium

  • Initiative type:EU Project
  • Country: Europe
  • Participants: Universitat Politècnica de València – UPV (Spain)Universiy of Innsbruck – UIBK (Austria)National Center for Scientific Research “Demokritos” – NCSR (Greece)University College London – UCL (UK)Institute for Dutch Lexicology – INL (Netherlands)University London Computer Centre – ULCC (UK)
  • Purpose: tranScriptorium is a STREP of the Seventh Framework Programme in the ICT for Learning and Access to Cultural Resources challenge. tranScriptorium is planned to last from 1 January 2013 to 31 December 2015.tranScriptorium aims to develop innovative efficient and cost-effective solutions for the indexing search and full transcription of historical handwritten document images using modern holistic Handwritten Text Recognition (HTR) technology.
  • Activity type: Digitisation
  • Content type: text

Tresoar

  • Initiative type:Project
  • Country: Netherlands
  • Participants:
  • Purpose: Digitisation of collection.
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Tribvn

  • Initiative type:Company
  • Country: France
  • Participants: -
  • Purpose: digitisation (images)
  • Activity type: -
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UC Digitalis

  • Initiative type:platform
  • Country: Portugal
  • Participants: Universidade de Coimbra
  • Purpose: UC Digitalis is a global project of the University of Coimbra for the collection and dissemination of digital contents. It aims to place knowledge transfer dynamics at the service of economic, social and cultural development, thereby intensifying the University’s links with the community at national and international level.
  • Activity type: exploitation;
  • Content type: text;

UNICA Network

  • Initiative type:Network
  • Country: Europe
  • Participants: Network of 44 universities from 33 capital cities of Europe with a combined strength of over 150000 staff and 1800000 students
  • Purpose: Its role is to promote academic excellence integration and co-operation between member universities throughout Europe. It seeks also to be a driving force in the development of the Bologna process and to facilitate the integration of universities from Central and Eastern Europe into the European Higher Education Area.
  • Activity type: -
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University Networks

  • Initiative type:Network
  • Country: Cyprus
  • Participants: Cyprus University of Technology
  • Purpose: Participation in European and International Organization Networks
  • Activity type: -
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V-Must Virtual Museum Transnational Network

  • Initiative type:Centre of Competence
  • Country: Europe
  • Participants: 18 parteners from thirteen differents Countries and several Associated Members
  • Purpose: Virtual Centre of Competence for the integration of digital collections and virtual environments in virtual and physical museums.
  • Activity type: Preservation; digitisation
  • Content type: -

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