Europeana Newspapers Workshop
Aggregation and Presentation
Marieke Willems, LIBER
Mail: marieke.willems@kb.nl
Amsterdam, S...
This project is partially funded under the ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP)
as part of the Competitiveness and Innov...
This project is partially funded under the ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP)
as part of the Competitiveness and Innov...
This project is partially funded under the ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP)
as part of the Competitiveness and Innov...
This project is partially funded under the ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP)
as part of the Competitiveness and Innov...
This project is partially funded under the ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP)
as part of the Competitiveness and Innov...
This project is partially funded under the ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP)
as part of the Competitiveness and Innov...
This project is partially funded under the ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP)
as part of the Competitiveness and Innov...
This project is partially funded under the ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP)
as part of the Competitiveness and Innov...
This project is partially funded under the ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP)
as part of the Competitiveness and Innov...
This project is partially funded under the ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP)
as part of the Competitiveness and Innov...
This project is partially funded under the ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP)
as part of the Competitiveness and Innov...
This project is partially funded under the ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP)
as part of the Competitiveness and Innov...
Enjoy the workshop!
http://www.libereurope.eu
http://www.europeana-newspapers.eu/
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Europeana Newspapers Amsterdam workshop introduction

  1. 1. Europeana Newspapers Workshop Aggregation and Presentation Marieke Willems, LIBER Mail: marieke.willems@kb.nl Amsterdam, September 16th, 2013
  2. 2. This project is partially funded under the ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP) as part of the Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme by the European Community http://ec.europa.eu/ict_psp 2 Europeana Newspapers Project Best Practice Network that aims at aggregating 18 million digitised historic newspaper pages from 12 European libraries, drastically improving search and retrieve possibilities. Volume Cross European cultures Sharing best practices Improving availability Improving accessibility
  3. 3. This project is partially funded under the ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP) as part of the Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme by the European Community http://ec.europa.eu/ict_psp Why Newspapers Newspapers are an everyman’s source of information “Newspapers represent normal life in its own native locality” “the newspaper and the historian” Lucy Maynard Salmon (1923) Image: Nationaal Archief The Netherlands
  4. 4. This project is partially funded under the ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP) as part of the Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme by the European Community http://ec.europa.eu/ict_psp The challenges…… Newspapers were not meant to be preserved… • frail and crumbly paper • missing edition • incomplete supplements • poorly bound • fading ink • different fonts • legal uncertainties with contemporary material
  5. 5. This project is partially funded under the ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP) as part of the Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme by the European Community http://ec.europa.eu/ict_psp Who 12 content providers 2 networking partners 4 technology providers 1 aggregator
  6. 6. This project is partially funded under the ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP) as part of the Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme by the European Community http://ec.europa.eu/ict_psp Who – associated partners
  7. 7. This project is partially funded under the ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP) as part of the Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme by the European Community http://ec.europa.eu/ict_psp 7 How Drastically improve search and retrieve possibilities through refinement • Optical Character Recognition • Optical Layout Recognition • Named Entity Recognition (persons, places and organisations)
  8. 8. This project is partially funded under the ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP) as part of the Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme by the European Community http://ec.europa.eu/ict_psp 8 How Evaluating quality and developing prediction tools for individual libraries to improve OCR results.
  9. 9. This project is partially funded under the ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP) as part of the Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme by the European Community http://ec.europa.eu/ict_psp 9 How Image: Ukenaut Metadata standardisation and recommendations
  10. 10. This project is partially funded under the ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP) as part of the Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme by the European Community http://ec.europa.eu/ict_psp 10 How Image: HenrikS Building a content browser for newspapers
  11. 11. This project is partially funded under the ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP) as part of the Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme by the European Community http://ec.europa.eu/ict_psp 11 How Image: Australian National Maritime Museum Share best practices via workshops and national information days
  12. 12. This project is partially funded under the ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP) as part of the Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme by the European Community http://ec.europa.eu/ict_psp 12 After this workshop…. Workshop Newspapers in Europe and the digital agenda for Europe. 29-30 September 2014, British Library, London National information days: •National Library of Austria: 25-26 March 2014 •National Library of France: 3 April 2014 •British Library: 9 June 2014
  13. 13. This project is partially funded under the ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP) as part of the Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme by the European Community http://ec.europa.eu/ict_psp 1. Europeana Newspapers shares with you: • Aggregation process • Europeana Newspapers Browser 2. Channa Veldhuijsen shares principles of usability testing 3. User testing: share your thoughts on the Europeana Newspapers Browser. 4. Together we’ll share experiences and ideas on designing a newspaper browser on the basis of 6 case studies Best practice sharing at this workshop Image from Library of Congress
  14. 14. Enjoy the workshop! http://www.libereurope.eu http://www.europeana-newspapers.eu/

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