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British Library Labs Roadshow, Liverpool John Moores University, 22 March 2017

Live notes, so an incomplete, partial record of what actually happened.

Tags: historyukdig

My asides in {}

Stream/Deck:

View 2017-03-14_Adams-IHRDigHist.md

Robyn Adams, Building a Library without Walls: the Centre for Editing Lives and Letters, IHR Digital History Seminar, 14 March 2017

Live notes, so an incomplete, partial record of what actually happened.

Tags: dhist

My asides in {}

Stream/Deck: https://www.bsecs.org.uk/conferences/annual-conference/

View pastec-beyondblackbox.md

Pastec Workshop, University of Edinburgh, 8 February 2017


Instructor

James Baker, University of Sussex


Beyond the Black Box

View 2017-01-31_IHRdighist-McClelland.md
View 2017-01-20_Pastec-Edinburgh-handout.md

Pastec Workshop, University of Edinburgh, 8 February 2017


Instructor

James Baker, University of Sussex


Slides

View 2016-01_BSECS.md
View 2016-12-07_DST4L.md

Data Science Training for Librarians, DTU Denmark, 7-9 December 2016

Live notes, so an incomplete, partial record of what actually happened.

Tags: dst4l

My asides in {}

Stream/Deck: http://www.dst4l.info/schedule.html

View ocr.py
import pytesseract
import requests
from PIL import Image
from PIL import ImageFilter
from StringIO import StringIO
def process_image(url):
image = _get_image(url)
# image = image.resize( [int(2 * s) for s in image.size] )
View 2016-11-08_IHRdighist-Finley.md
View 2016-11-07_BLLabs.md

British Library Labs Symposium 2016, British Library, 7 November 2016

Live notes, so an incomplete, partial record of what actually happened.

Tag: bldigital


Melissa Terras , Unexpected Repurposing: The BL's digital collections and UCL teaching, research and infrastructure

Mandates require you to make things available. But digital materials really fragile: look at what was funded circa 2000 by the Lottery New Opportunities Fund. What has improved this: standards, licensing, repos/infrastructure. All coalesced into openglam: have a go, have a play ethos.