on Sun, May 29, 2016 by steffen · 1 min reading time
DH Box – Digital Humanities Virtual Workbench : “Setting up an environment for digital humanities computational work can be time-consuming and difficult. DH Box addresses this problem by streamlining installation processes and providing a digital humanities laboratory in the cloud through simple sign-in via a web browser” : http://dhbox.org/ A blog post on dhbox.org by Tony Hirst : ouseful.info KB Research : Dataset KBK-1M containing 1.6 Million Newspaper Images available
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on Sat, May 28, 2016 by steffen · 1 min reading time
News from the digital preservation community Euan Cochrane wrote a nice tool for the identification of floppy disk formats from kryoflux stream files: github ffmprovisr - Making FFmpeg Easier: github Tracking versions with PAV: The PAV ontology specializes the W3C PROV-O standard to give a lightweight approach to recording details about a resource, giving its Provenance, Authorship and Versioning. https://practicalprovenance.wordpress.com Migrating Files to Preservation Formats - Theory: http://archival-integration.blogspot.de There Will Be No Digital Dark Age : Archivists on the Issues is a forum for archivists to discuss the issues we are facing today.
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on Thu, May 19, 2016 by steffen · 1 min reading time
My article Praxisreport: Verfahren zur Evaluierung der Archivierbarkeit von Webobjekten is free available: Praxisreport: Verfahren zur Evaluierung der Archivierbarkeit von Webobjekten