TownsWeb Archiving Blog

Is the archives sector finally securing its rightful place in our digital future?

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The Minister of State for Digital and Culture, Matt Hancock, had a busy March – with the launches of both the UK Digital Strategy and the new Archives Unlocked strategic vision. The UK Digital Strategy sets out the government’s ambition for the UK to be a “world-leading digital economy that […]

eNumerate Digitisation in Cultural Heritage Survey 2015 : Key findings

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Continuing the work of its previous annual Digitisation in Cultural Heritage surveys, eNumerate has published the findings of its latest digitisation study. To save you time, we’ve summarised the key takeaway points.

JPEG2000 and Digitisation: Expert round table

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With digital preservation, and in particular the preservation of digital assets created by digitisation, very much a hot topic in the archives and libraries communities recently; we are being asked more and more frequently by clients which is the “best” image format to use. Of course the answer is almost […]