research product . Other ORP type . 2014

Development of text and image processing for digital libraries: the Bibliothèques Virtuelles Humanistes project and the digitization of Renaissance documents

Uetani, Toshinori; Jimenes, Rémi; Breuil, Sandrine; Fins, Jorge; Demonet, Marie-Luce; Bertrand, Lauranne;
  • Published: 20 May 2014
  • Publisher: HAL CCSD
  • Country: France
Succeed awards 2014 Nomination; The BVH project have been rewarded with the Succeed award 2014. This prize recognizes the successful implementation of a digitisation programme, especially those exploiting the latest technology and the output of research for the digitisation of historical text.The BVH (Bibliothèques Virtuelles Humanistes: Virtual Humanistic Libraries) is a research program devoted to the digitization and electronic publication of original source documents from the Renaissance period. Since 2003, its website has published digital facsimiles, selected Early Modern imprints (1450-1650) mainly from regional collections, and transcriptions of French t...
free text keywords: Renaissance, cultural heritage, digital humanities, Succeed award, nomination, Impact, digitization, digital library, tools development, digital edition, [SHS.MUSEO]Humanities and Social Sciences/Cultural heritage and museology, [SHS.LITT]Humanities and Social Sciences/Literature
Social Science and Humanities
Rural Digital Europe
Digital Humanities and Cultural Heritage
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