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Preparing cultural heritage materials to be Digitised

Preparing materials for digitisation

When it comes to any task, as the saying goes ‘preparation is key’ and this is never truer than when undertaking heritage digitisation projects. Although it can increase the lead time of a project, carrying out pre-digitisation checks and thoroughly preparing materials prior to digitising them is vital in producing […]

Digitising Newspaper Collections – Best Practice tips

Gemma the Marketing Ninja

Digitising historical newspaper archives is an excellent of way of making them more accessible to your target audience and preserving them for future generations. However deciding to digitise, what are often very large and fragile collections, can be a daunting prospect. So to help archivists and collection managers, below we’ve […]

Supporting International Archives Day

Ryan Kyle - Marketing Manager

As a business dedicated to working with the archive sector, we at TownsWeb Archiving would like to wish all of our clients, and all of the other archivists and record managers in the UK, a happy International Archives Day! We have had the pleasure of working to digitise some rare […]