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Curator of the Future

One of the perks of being a research placement at the British museum is the possibility to go to events you normally wouldn’t have the chance to participate in. Today I went to the Curator of the Future conference. Afterwards

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Historical Newspapers as “Big Data”

On Tuesday, March 24, 2015, the National Library of The Netherlands organized a symposium on the use of digitized newspapers in the Digital Humanities. The goal of the symposium was to engage information specialists and end users in a discussion

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Using Linked Data to diversify search results @EKAW2014

EKAW 2014 short paper presentation – Using Linked Data to diversify search results: a case study in cultural heritage. The paper can be found here. Source: SEALINCMedia

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Using Linked Data to diversify search results @EKAW2014

EKAW 2014 short paper presentation – Using Linked Data to diversify search results: a case study in cultural heritage. The paper can be found here. Source: SEALINCMedia

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Accurator presentation @MCN2014

Slides of the panel presentation of the Accurator nichesourcing framework at MCN 2014. You can find a trip report of MCN 2014 here. Source: SEALINCMedia

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Accurator presentation @MCN2014

Slides of the panel presentation of the Accurator nichesourcing framework at MCN 2014. You can find a trip report of MCN 2014 here. Source: SEALINCMedia

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Trip Report: MCN 2014

Dallas, not the most inspiring city to have a museum conference. Starting the conference off with a Forth Worth museum tour and having a great view from the 24th floor made me rethink that (a bit). Beforehand I was curious

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EKAW 2014 – Using Linked Data to diversify search results

EKAW 2014 short paper presentation: Using Linked Data to diversify search results: a case study in cultural heritage. The paper can be found here. Source: Chris Dijkshoorn

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MCN 2014 – Accurator

Slides of the panel presentation of the Accurator nichesourcing framework at MCN 2014. Source: Chris Dijkshoorn

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Linking Birds: Converting the IOC World Bird List to RDF

In SEALINCMedia presentations about Accurator we often use the example of a print described as “bird near red leaf”. Although this description captures what is seen in the print,  it can be much more precise. Questions such as what sort of

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