IBM and EU Partner to Enable the Digitization of Historic European Texts on a Massive Scale

Connotea Imports 2012-07-31


"IBM...and the EU have expanded their research collaboration, which now includes more than two-dozen national libraries, research institutes, universities, and companies across Europe to provide new technology that will enable highly-accurate digitization of rare and culturally significant historical texts on a massive scale. Unlike past digitization projects where the result has been static, online libraries of texts, this unique widescale effort, called IMPACT (IMProving ACcess to Text), will offer new tools and best practices to institutions across Europe that will enable them to efficiently and accurately continue to produce quality digital replicas of historically significant texts and make them widely available, editable and searchable online...."


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Tags: oa.europe oa.books oa.digitization



Date tagged:

07/31/2012, 16:37

Date published:

08/26/2010, 15:24