Petr Žabička - Moravian Library, Brno

Title: TEMAP project - Crowdsourcing Old Maps 

Abstract:

The Moravian Library has long been involved in R&D activities involving old maps and their online publishing. This presentation will highlight the tools the library uses to publish scanned old maps online, including its flagship application - the Georeferencer - an online crowdsourcing application that has recently been used to georeference over 9000 digitized maps collections of 9 Czech institutions.

The Moravian Library has long been involved in R&D activities involving old maps and their online publishing. This presentation will highlight the tools the library uses to publish scanned old maps online, including its flagship application - the Georeferencer - an online crowdsourcing application that has recently been used to georeference over 9000 digitized maps collections of 9 Czech institutions.

Presentation:

Petr Žabička: Crowdsourcin old maps from MoravskaZemskaKnihovna

Venue

National Library of Technology

Technická 6

160 80 Prague 6 - Dejvice

Sponsors

The National Library of Technology, Prague would like to thank the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic and theEuropean Commission, who provide co-funding of the EOD Conference 2013.

Editor: David Shakhar Poslední změna: 1.4. 2014 16:04