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Berlin State Library - Prussian Cultural Heritage Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz

Potsdamer Straße 33

10785 Berlin

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The Europeana Transcribathon Campus 2017 will bring people together, who are passionate about transcription, data enrichment and linking of various historical sources, institutional as well UGC for learning, knowledge sharing and entertainment (professional historians, students, DH scholars, WW1 data geeks - to be precised).

The focus will be on sources from the First World War as made available by the Europeana 1914-1918 and Europeana Newspapers projects. During the event the newly Europeana 1914-1918 thematic collection site will also be launched.

Agenda

Thursday 22/06/2017 - Transcribathon

13:30 - 14:00 Registration and Coffee - Transcribathon participants + teams pre-selection

14:00 - 15:00 Introduction and start of Transcribathon

15:00 - 19:30 Teams forming and start to work

19:30 Dinner and Transcribathon party at Al Hamra. Please have a look here for directions.


Friday 23/16/2017 - Workshops

09:30 - 10:00 Registration and Coffee - Workshop participants

10:00 - 11:20 Welcome by Reinhard Altenhöner SBB and Jill Cousins, Europeana Foundation

Presentations:

  • Europeana Newspapers
  • Europeana 1914-1918/Transcribathon
  • Deutsche Digitale Bibliothek

11:20 - 12:30 First round: Transcription & Enrichment workshops

Experts discuss solutions at different workstations for transcription, annotation, Linked Open Data, Wikisource, Wikimedia.

12:30 - 13:30 Lunch break

13:30 - 17:00 Second round: Transcription & Enrichment workshops

Experts discuss solutions at different workstations for transcription, annotation, Linked Open Data, Wikisource, Wikimedia.

17:00 - 17:15 Coffee break

17:15 - 18:00 Panel discussion

18:00 - 19:30 Presentations of Transcribathon team results

19:30 - 20:30 Reception - Flying buffet

19:30 Jury -closed- session

20:00 Award ceremony

Transcribathon teams will continue their work during the meeting.


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Berlin State Library - Prussian Cultural Heritage Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz

Potsdamer Straße 33

10785 Berlin

Germany

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