event: The Digital Preservation Training Programme


The DPTP is a modular training programme, built around themed sessions that have been developed to assist you in designing and implementing an approach to preservation that will work for your institution. Through a wide range of modules, the DPTP examines the need for policies, planning, strategies, standards and procedures in digital preservation, and teaches some of the most up-to-date methods, tools and concepts in the area. It covers these topics via a mixture of lectures, discussions, practical tasks and exercises, and a class project. [read more...]


School of Oriental and Africa Studies (SOAS)
Thornhaugh Street Brunei Gallery, University of London
London WC1H 0XG
United Kingdom

event: The Museums Computer Group 'UK Museums on the Web' Conference 2010


rising to the digital challenge in difficult times"

The Museums Computer Group
'UK Museums on the Web' Conference 2010
hosted by the Museum of London
**26 November 2010**

Including a joint evening session with Wikimedia UK hosted at the British Museum

See the latest UKMW10 programme:

Register now online for UKMW10: [read more...]


Museum of London London
United Kingdom

event: EuroMed2010


Dedicated to Digital Cultural Heritage and Digital Libraries

November 8 - 13th, 2010
Limassol, Cyprus

The EUROMED2010 joint conference will provide an opportunity to exchange research results, opinions, experiences and proposals on the best practice and hi-tech tools from Information and Communications Technology to document, archive, preserve, manage and communicate Cultural Heritage (CH). [read more...]



event: Digital Methods and Techniques in Cartographic Heritage


The ICA Commission on Digital Technologies in Cartographic Heritage is organizing the:

International Summer School
"Digital Methods and Techniques in Cartographic Heritage"

Evangelos Livieratos
Commission Chair


Porto Hydra Hotel
Ermioni, Argolis

Network of Expert Centres

A group for the members of the Network of Expert Centres

The Network of Expert Centres is a collaboration of centres with expertise in digital arts and humanities, in the sense of data creation, curation, preservation, management (including rights and legal issues), access and dissemination, and methodologies of data use and re-use. Its membership is open to all such centres in the UK. [read more...]

blog: Domesday

There is an article in the research bulletin of English Heritage on the use of GIS on data from the Domesday. Domesday had no hits on this site, which rather surprised me. [read more...]

blog: KIDMM '08

Now the MSc module has run this year for the first time since starting on this list, I can add the file of my response:


The placing of this file in its folder is an accident.

The last opened piece of post, the papers of the Virgil Society, is an accident. [read more...]


blog: Parthenon

Opening a new gallery, based on beginnings, intentions and methodsParthenon, and let there be lightParthenon, and let there be light


image: Parthenon, and let there be light

Parthenon, and let there be light

blog: Tosh

John Tosh gets no results grep on this site.

His book, the Pursuit of History, is now in its fourth edition, and appears on a number of KU library site reading lists, so is as good a place to start as any?

it has almost no mention of computers at all, never mind the Internet, what might be web 1.0, or 2.0 [read more...]

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