+ Transkribus users come together for our first conference!

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The first Transkribus User Conference was an interesting, inspiring and thought-provoking few days.¬† Around 80 users, mostly (although not all!) from Europe met in Vienna to hear about the latest […]

+ READ technology at European Researchers’ Night

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One of the READ project partners, the National Centre for Scientific Research (NCSR) ‘Demokritos’ recently participated in the 2017 European Researchers’ Night event held in Athens at the Cultural Centre […]

+ Exciting new partnerships for READ

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The READ project is spreading its wings with some exciting new partnerships in Europe and beyond! On our Network page, you can now see a full list of more than […]

+ Last chance to register for the Transkribus User Conference!

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Ah, Vienna!¬†¬†The READ project team is getting excited for the first Transkribus User Conference, which will take place at the¬†Technical University Vienna¬†on 2-3 November 2017.¬† ¬†We have a few places […]

+ Blog post on latest READ workshop in Cologne

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Tobias Hodel from the State Archives of Zurich recently visited the Cologne Centre for eHumanities to participate in their Digital Humanities Colloquium.¬† The colloquium is a series of open lectures […]

+ Meet the READ project partners – Philip Schofield

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What’s your name? Philip Schofield.                     Where do you work? Bentham Project, University College London. Tell us a bit about your […]

+ Transkribus on TV! National Archives of Finland filmed for national news programme

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Viewers of the Finnish TV channel MTV 3 have been given an insight into the READ project mission to make archival material more accessible with the application of Handwritten Text […]

+ Transkribus crosses the Atlantic – report from DH 2017 in Montreal

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The READ project made one of its first forays across the Atlantic last week to attend the Digital Humanities 2017 conference in Canada. ¬†The Alliance of Digital Humanities Organisations welcomed […]

+ Transkribus User Conference 2017 – registration now open!

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The wait is over – registration for the Transkribus User Conference 2017 is now open! Join us at the Technical University Vienna on 2-3 November 2017 to find out more […]

+ New collaboration between public and archives in Finland

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The National Archives of Finland¬†has started working with members of the public to train Handwritten Text Recognition technology to process a significant set of nineteenth-century court documents. The archives¬†organised a […]