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Preparing for an Archive Digitisation project: 4 crucial questions to consider

For any good project, the key to success lies in the planning and preparation, today I’d like to share with you a few points for consideration.

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TWA Digitisation Grant 2018: Has now opened for applications!

The TWA Digitisation Grant has returned for its third year and is now open for applications from UK archives, museums and libraries.

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We've joined the Digital Preservation Coalition support programme

We are excited to announce that we have joined the Digital Preservation Coalition as the latest member of its Commercial Supporter programme.

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Guide: Sources of Funding for heritage digitisation projects

During 2017 we published over 20 articles, including more expert guest blogs than ever before. Come and take a look at our most popular posts.

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Digitisation: Should I use a flatbed scanner or a DSLR camera?

We have invited two glass plate digitisation experts from respected institutions, to contribute their views and their preferred workflows.

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Digitisation, Contract Negotiation, Rights Management and You

Is the aim of your cultural heritage digitisation project to make the digitised records and images in your collection, accessible online?

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Oliver Rackham digitisation project: Corpus Christi College archives

Oliver Rackham, OBE, was a leading historian and ecologist. His wealth of notebooks and 35mm slides are now being digitised and published online.

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PageExplorer from PastView

Watch our video on digitising glass plate negatives and see the beautiful results achieved in Signal Film and Media’s National Lottery Heritage funded project.

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[Video] Digitisation Grant 2017 winners just been announced!

After 49 days since launch and 110 applications later, today we announced the winners of the TWA Grant 2017! Watch the live announcement here.

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TWA Digitisation Grant 2017: Applications have closed for another year!

After 6 weeks and over 100 applicants from cultural heritage organisations and institutions, this year’s TWA Digitisation Grant has now closed!

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Funding: TWA cultural heritage Digitisation Grant 2017 now open

For the second year running, we have launched the TWA Digitisation Grant, as a way to offer funding support to the cultural heritage sector.

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3 Top Tips: How to market and promote your Business Archive

Every organisation has a different reason for promoting its archive. Here are my top 3 tips when thinking about your marketing activities.

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