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Visual Resources Digitisation Officer – Job Vacancy

Visual Resources Digitisation Officer (FIXED TERM CONTRACT) 5 months (1.0 FTE) or 10 months (0.5 FTE) ADD LINKS Salary: £27,318to £30,748 pa based on 1.0 FTE Location: Farnham Ref: 10-LIBR143-02 The University for the Creative Arts has campuses at Canterbury, Epsom, Farnham, Maidstone and Rochester and is home to 6,500 students from over 70 countries […]


Winners of the AHRC’s Digital Programme

The Arts and Humanities Research Council has released details of the winners of its ‘Digital Equipment and Database Enhancement for Impact’ scheme. 21 projects have been funded at a value of just over £4m. Dr GP Earl £232,575.00 School of Humanities, University of Southampton Reflectance Transformation Imaging Systems for Ancient Documentary Artefacts Professor J Ellis […]

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European Conference on Digital Libraries – Call for Papers

14th European Conference on Digital Libraries – Call for Papers September 6-10, 2010 Glasgow, UK  Overview The European Conference on Digital Libraries (ECDL) is the leading European scientific forum on digital libraries and associated technical, practical, and social issues, bringing together researchers, developers, content providers and users in the field.  Topics of interest include, but […]

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Archiving for the Future Conference

Archiving for the Future: using archives to enhance learning and teaching in drama and theatre studies Event Description: This event is being organised in conjunction with the Institute for Performing Arts Development at the University of East London and the CEDAR (Clustering and Enhancing Digital Archives for Research) project: a unique approach to clustering and […]

Funding In the news

HEFCE funding decision and Digitisation calls

Last week it was announced that HEFCE would be making funds available for some of the JISC funding calls that had been postponed. e-Content currently has a call out on Developing Community Collections.  Strand II of this call has been on hold while HEFCE made their decision on funding. It has been announced that funds […]

e-learning In the news Resource discovery


  The recent launch of JorumOpen sees free access to a growing collection of open educational resources. JorumOpen will allow lecturers and teachers  to share materials under the Creative Commons licence framework.  This will allow for easier sharing, grants users greater rights for use and re-use of online content and is easier to understand. Jorum […]