Wellcome Library announces major digitisation project

The Wellcome Library has announced the launch of an ambitious digitisation project, to provide free, online access to its collections, including archives and papers from Nobel prize-winning scientists Francis Crick, Fred Sanger and Peter Medawar http://wellcomelibrary.blogspot.com/2010/08/wellcome-library-launches-major.html.

This pilot project will see the digitisation of up to 1m images from the Wellcome’s archival and book holdings. A new digital library infrastructure will also be created as part of this project for long-term preservation, management and delivery of digital content.

***

Wellcome Library a anunţat lansarea unui ambiţios proiect de digitalizare, pentru a oferi acces on-line gratuit la colecţiile sale, inclusiv la arhivele şi documentele oamenilor de ştiinţă, laureaţi al Premiului Nobel, Francis Crick, Fred Sanger şi Peter Medawar
http://wellcomelibrary.blogspot.com/2010/08/wellcome-library-launches-major.html.

Acest proiect pilot conţine imagini din arhivă Wellcome Library şi a holding-urilor de carte de până la 1 M. De asemenea, ca parte a acestui proiect, va fi creată o infrastructură nouă de bibliotecă digitală pentru conservarea pe termen lung, gestionarea şi livrarea de conţinut digital.

About Administrator

Claudia Popescu, Sef serviciu Informare si Formare Continua, Biblioteca Judeteana "George Baritiu" Brasov
This entry was posted in projects. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s