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Fear & Metadata in the Midlands – Adventures of a Digitisation Consultant

Paul Sugden - Digitisation strategy consultant

I have been whizzing around the country again this week, mainly spending time visiting our clients in the Midlands and London… The Fear… Whilst in the Midlands I met with one of our corporate clients.  We have been a digitisation partner with this client for some time, scanning various types […]

Identification, Cataloguing & Preservation seminar at The British Library

Paul Sugden

I would like to extend a huge thank you to The Film, Sound & Photography Section (FSPS) of the Archives and Records Association for inviting me to their training event held at the British Library yesterday evening. The event focussed on cataloguing and preserving photographic archives and was as enjoyable […]

Adventures of a Digitisation Consultant… 2014 the year of the Volunteer?

Paul Sugden

Hello and Happy New Year! Within my introductory Adventures of a Digitisation Consultant post I mentioned that I had been visiting some of our digitisation clients in Scotland and the North of England. After reading the ARA’s recent Managing Volunteers in Archives report…

Adventures of a Digitisation Consultant…

Paul Sugden - Digitisation strategy consultant

by Paul Sugden At TownsWeb Archiving we provide specialist digitisation services and collections management software to all manner of organisations with rare and fragile archives.  These include museums, libraries, cemeteries, private clubs, societies and myriad other private and public sector organisations. For example, last week I went to see a cemetery […]