BookThis is a must-read how-to guide if you are planning to embark on a scholarly digitisation project. Tailored to the specifications of the British Library’s EAP (Endangered Archives Programme) projects, it is full of sound, practical advice about planning and carrying out a successful digitisation project in potentially challenging conditions....
Butterworth, Jody ; Pearson, Andrew ; Sutherland, Patrick ; Farquhar, Adam
Book chapterThere are copious resources for the study of African history on the internet. They include manuscripts and documentary archives, maps, museum collections, newspapers, printed books, picture collections, and sound and moving images. The websites of European institutions provide a good proportion of this content, reflecting the long, entangled, and troubled...
museums, digital libraries, digital photographs, Europeana, digitisation, catalogues, Gallica, archives, Endangered Archives Programme, libraries, digitised archives, British Library, and African history