Schlagwort-Archive: co:op

Louise Seaward: The Crowd, the Volunteers and the Supertranscribers. Building and supporting an online user community for the Bentham Edition

Louise Seaward (Bentham Project, UCL Faculty of Laws, UK)

Louise Seaward is a historian with an interest in eighteenth-century France and the history of the book. She works as a research associate at the Bentham Project at University College London. She is the coordinator of Transcribe Bentham, a scholarly crowd-sourcing initiative to transcribe the writings of the British philosopher Jeremy Bentham (1748-1832).

 

 

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Christian Sieber: Transcription – Swiss Made. The projects of the State Archives of Zurich

Christian Sieber (State Archives of Zurich, CH)

Christian Sieber is head of the division for Edition Projects at the State Archives of Canton of Zurich and head of the project of the Electronic Publication of Law Sources of the Canton of Zurich before 1798 (since 2010). Studies in general history, auxiliary science of history and constitutional law at the university of Zurich, master’s thesis on late medieval Swiss history. 1990-2010 research assistant in different editing projects (chronicle of Aegidius Tschudi, 16th c. / charters of the Zurich State Archives, 15th c. / monastery chronicle Acta Murensia, 12th c.). Publications on late medieval Swiss history and historiography in the Middle Ages and in Humanism.

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István Kecskeméti: In-House Digitisation as a Core Task. The Finnish National Archives

István Kecskeméti (National Archives, FI)

Dr István Kecskeméti is the head of unit at Collection Management Division at the National Archives of Finland. He is responsible for preservation, conservation and digitization of the collections as well as for external projects (from Nov 2007-). He has BA in paper / photograph conservation from University of Göteborg, Sweden, from 1996, MA in Museology from University of Jyväskylä, Finland in 2006 and PhD in Museology from the same University (2008). His PhD thesis was about collection management of archival and photographic collections.

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Sebastian Colutto: Transkribus. A virtual research environment for the transcription and recognition of historical documents

Sebastian Colutto (University of Innsbruck, AT)

Sebastian Colutto studied computer science at the University of Innsbruck. He worked as a research assistant and received his PhD in 2012 in the field of image processing under the supervision of Univ.-Prof. Dr. Otmar Scherzer. Since, he worked as a software engineer in the EU project „Transcriptorium“ where he and his colleagues are responsible for the development of the „Transkribus“ platform.

Sebastian Colutto: Transkribus. A virtual research environment for the transcription and recognition of historical documents weiterlesen

Kerstin Muff / Elisabeth Steiger: The co:op project. Infrastructure for archives, humanities scholars, public users and computer scientists

Kerstin Muff (International Center for Archival Research)

Kerstin Muff studied Theatre, Film and media Studies in Leipzig and Vienna and joined the ICARUS team in 2012. She has worked for several EU-funded projects: ENArC – European Network on Archival Cooperation, APEx- Archives Portal Europe network of excellence and is now working as communications and project manager within co:op – community as opportunity. the creative archives‘ and users‘ network. She furthermore oversees the publication of the ICARUS magazine „insights“ as editor-in-chief.

 

Elisabeth Steiger (University of Cologne, DE / International Centre for Archival Research)

Elisabeth Steiger was born in Landstuhl, Germany. She studied German philology and European ethnology / cultural anthropology at the University of Würzburg. She joined ICARUS in 2011. Before her employment at the University of Cologne she has worked at the city archives of Speyer and the University of Bayreuth. She is responsible for the European Archival Blog and the social media activities of the co:op-project. Furthermore she is working as a freelance journalist for a news agency.

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Günter Mühlberger: The READ project. Objectives, tasks and partner organisations

Günter Mühlberger (University of Innsbruck, AT)

Günter Mühlberger works as Senior Project Manager of the Digitisation and Digital Preservation group at the Department for German Language and Literature at the University of Innsbruck. He received his Ph.D. for a dissertation on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832). From 1991 to 2002 he worked as a research assistant for German Language and Literature and switched than to the university library as head of department for Digitisation and Digital Preservation. In 2012 he returned to the Department for German Language and Literature and aims now to build up services and tools for the Digital Humanities. Günter Mühlberger was responsible for several national and international projects, e.g. LAURIN (digitisation of newspaper clippings, 1998-2000), METADATA ENGINE (structural metadata extraction and OCR for gothic letters, 2000-2003), reUSE (2003-2006, digital preservation), IMPACT (sub-project leader for text recognition, 2008-2012), Digitisation on Demand / eBooks on Demand (DoD, EOD, 2006-2012), tranScriptorium (work package leader for data management for handwritten text recognition) and EU Newspaper (member of the executive board, OCR processing and enrichment of newspapers). From 2016 onwards he will coordinate the Horizon 2020 Project READ (Recognition and Enrichment of Archival Documents) which will focus on Handwritten Text Recognition and make the technology available via the Transkribus Platform.

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Jan Ludwig: Unterlagen der NS-Gewaltherrschaft und der unmittelbaren Nachkriegszeit

Jan Ludwig (Bundesarchiv, DE)

Studium der Verfassungs-geschichte, Sozial- und Wirtschafts-geschichte, Wirtschafts-wissenschaften und Historischen Geographie in Bonn. Promotion an der Universität Bonn über den Erzbergbau im Sauerland. Archivreferendariat im Deutschen Bundesarchiv und an der Archivschule Marburg. Seit 2012 in der Abteilung Deutsches Reich (R) des Bundesarchivs in Berlin-Lichterfelde tätig, bis März 2014 als Referent für Wirtschaft und Finanzen, seit April 2014 als Referent für die Dokumentation der Judenverfolgung.

Jan Ludwig: Unterlagen der NS-Gewaltherrschaft und der unmittelbaren Nachkriegszeit weiterlesen

Christian Groh: Unterlagen der NS-Gewaltherrschaft und der unmittelbaren Nachkriegszeit

Christian Groh (International Tracing Service – ITS, DE)

Studium der Geschichte und Anglistik in Heidelberg. Promotion über den Wiederaufbau der kommunalen Polizei im Deutschland der Nachkriegszeit. Master in Archiv-wissenschaften. Historiker, Archivar und schließlich Leiter im Stadtarchiv Pforzheim am Institut für Stadtgeschichte. Seit 2014 Archivleiter des International Tracing Service (Kernaufgaben: sichere Aufbewahrung der Originalquellen und ihre verbesserte Zugänglichmachung für Forschungszwecke durch Digitalisierung und Erschließung).

Christian Groh: Unterlagen der NS-Gewaltherrschaft und der unmittelbaren Nachkriegszeit weiterlesen

Karsten Jedlitschka: Die Unterlagen des Staatssicherheitsdienstes der ehemaligen Deutschen Demokratischen Republik

Karsten Jedlitschka (The Federal Commissioner for the Records of the State Security Service of the Former GDR – Archives, DE)

Studium der Geschichte und Germanistik in München und Princeton (USA). Promotion an der Universität München. Ausbildung zum Archivar an der Archivschule Marburg und am Sächsischen Staatsarchiv Dresden. Archivar am Deutschen Historischen Institut in Rom, Archivleiter an der Leopoldina (Deutsche Nationale Akademie der Wissenschaften). Seit Herbst 2007 Stellvertretender Direktor in der Abteilung Archiv beim Bundesbeauftragten für die Unterlagen des Staatssicherheitsdienstes der ehemaligen Deutschen Demokratischen Republik.

Karsten Jedlitschka: Die Unterlagen des Staatssicherheitsdienstes der ehemaligen Deutschen Demokratischen Republik weiterlesen

Holger Th. Gräf: Militaria

Holger Th. Gräf (Hessisches Landesamt für geschichtliche Landeskunde, DE)

Studium der Geschichte und Geographie in Gießen und Leicester. Promotion in Gießen. Assistent an der Humboldt-Universität Berlin, Brittingham Visiting Scholar am Institut für Research in Humanities in Wisconsin (USA). Seit 1996 Akademischer Rat am Hessischen Landesamt für geschichtliche Landeskunde und Lehrbeauftragter am Institut für Geschichte an der Philipps-Universität Marburg. Seit 2009 Honorarprofessor an der Philipps-Universität Marburg.

Holger Th. Gräf: Militaria weiterlesen

Katrin Marx-Jaskulski: Standesamtsregister und ihre Vorläufer

Katrin Marx-Jaskulski (Hessisches Staatsarchiv Marburg, DE)

Studium der Geschichte und Germanistik auf Lehramt in Trier. Archivreferendariat in Darmstadt. Leiterin des zentralen Grundbuch- und Personenstands-archivs für Hessen. Im Hessischen Staatsarchiv Marburg verantwortlich für die Bestandserhaltung und die Karten.

Katrin Marx-Jaskulski: Standesamtsregister und ihre Vorläufer weiterlesen

Hannelore Putz: Kirchenregister

Hannelore Putz (Archiv des Bistums Passau, DE)

Studium der Geschichte und Germanistik an der Ludwig-Maximilian-Universität München. Promotion am Institut für Geschichts- und Kultur-wissenschaften der LMU München. War tätig an der LMU München, der Universität Regensburg, der Universität Cambridge, am DHI London, am DHI Rom und der Universität Dresden. Seit 2015 Stellvertretende Direktorin des Archivs des Bistums Passau.

Hannelore Putz: Kirchenregister weiterlesen

Annegret Wenz-Haubfleisch: Katasterunterlagen und -karten

Annegret Wenz-Haubfleisch (Hessisches Staatsarchiv Marburg, DE)

Studium der Geschichte, Anglistik und Pädagogik auf Lehramt an der Philipps-Universität Marburg. Archiv-referendariat am Stadtarchiv Detmold und der Archivschule Marburg. Seit 2006 Stellvertretende Leiterin des Hessischen Staatsarchivs Marburg, u.a. zuständig für das Personal und verschiedenste Bestände des Hauses. Einschlägige Publikationen zum Katasterwesen in Hessen-Kassel.

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Jan Ludwig: The Documents of the Nazi Terror Regime and the Immediate Post-War Years

Jan Ludwig (Bundesarchiv, DE)

Jan Ludwig studied Constitutional, Social and Economic History, Economics and Historical Geography at the Rhenish Friedrich-Wilhelm-University of Bonn. Received PhD on ore mining in the Sauerland within a project of the German Mining Museum in Bochum from the University of Bonn. Archival traineeship at the German Federal Archives and the Archives School in Marburg. Since 2012 at the Department R (German Reich) of the German Federal Archives in Berlin-Lichterfelde, until March 2014 consultant for Economics and Finances and since April 2014 consultant for Documentation and the persecution of Jews.

Jan Ludwig: The Documents of the Nazi Terror Regime and the Immediate Post-War Years weiterlesen

Christian Groh: The Documents of the Nazi Terror Regime and the Immediate Post-War Years

Christian Groh (International Tracing Service – ITS, DE)

Studied History and English Studies in Heidelberg, PhD in History on re-establishment of police force in post-war Germany, Master in Archival Studies, 1998-2014 historian, archivist and finally director at the City Archives of Pforzheim – Institute of Town History, since 2014 head of department at the ITS. Key responsibility of the department: Safeguarding of original documents and improved accessibility for research purposes by means of digitization and indexing.

Christian Groh: The Documents of the Nazi Terror Regime and the Immediate Post-War Years weiterlesen