+ What should be in your Digital Toolbox? Conference on 10 October 2016

The Linnean Society of London (one of READ’s MOU partners), in collaboration with the Transcribe Bentham initiative at University College London (UCL), is hosting a one-day conference on 10 October 2016. The […]

+ The READ project comes back to Germany

The partners in the READ project will come together for an all-staff meeting in Passau, Germany from 20-22 September 2016.  The meeting will be hosted by Passau Diocesan Archives, who […]

+ Transkribus ‘How to’ guides

We are happy to report that new ‘How to’ guides are now available to help those who want to work with Transkribus. If you visit the Transkribus wiki, you will […]

+ Bringing archives and technology together!

The READ project is featured in the latest issue of Insights magazine, which is produced by the ICARUS organisation.  ICARUS represents more than 160 archives in over 30 countries. The […]

+ National Archives Finland takes first steps towards Handwritten Text Recognition

The National Archives of Finland is committed to promoting access to documents relating to Finland’s cultural heritage.  Handwritten Text Recognition (HTR) technology is now part of its mission. The National […]

+ Videos of READ presentations

If you want to find out more about READ, you can now watch the READ partners live in action!  Videos of presentations made at the co:op project’s ‘Technology meets Scholarship’ conference […]

+ READ meets in Valencia

At the beginning of May, the READ partners met together in sunny Valencia!  The Universitat Politècnica de València hosted a technical meeting where the group considered a range of current research […]

+ Presentations from the READ partners now available!

The READ project was launched in January 2016 at the ‘Technology meets Scholarship’ conference at the Hessian State Archives in Marburg (Germany).  This conference was organised by the co:op (community as opportunity – the creative […]

+ Conference at Archives Nationales

University College London presented at a conference at the Archives Nationales in Paris on 16 March 2016. Researchers from France, the UK and Ireland came together to share ideas on […]

+ German Libraries Day

An introduction to the READ project, as well as to one of the core technologies behind it, will be given by Welf Wustlich and Günter Mühlberger at the German Libraries […]