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Registration IASA and JTS 2019 opened

Registration IASA and JTS 2019 opened

Registration for both the 50th Annual Conference of the International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives (IASA) and the Joint Technical Symposium (JTS) organized by the CCAAAs is now open.

Recently added to EASY: DANS Data Guide 19

Recently added to EASY: DANS Data Guide 19

A new DANS Data Guide has been published recently. Data Guide 19: Social and Cultural Developments in the Netherlands 2019. Documentation of a national survey on social cohesion and modernisation.

AVA_Net launches new knowledge platform

AVA_Net launches new knowledge platform

AVA_Net is the network organization for audiovisual collection holders in the Netherlands. The network strengthens the position of the audiovisual heritage and offers a (knowledge) platform. This June AVA_Net launched a new AV library.

Enabling Technologies Hotels 5th call

Enabling Technologies Hotels 5th call

ZonMw and NWO have made funds available for the 5th call for projects within the ZonMw programme Enabling Technologies Hotels. The goal of this call is to stimulate active collaboration between researchers with and without access to high-end technologies.

Blog sustainable data integration Yad Vashem’s database in EHRI portal

Blog sustainable data integration Yad Vashem’s database in EHRI portal

After six months of preparation, the sustainable metadata integration into the EHRI portal was successfully completed. The current integration of the collection descriptions from Yad Vashem’s archive added new and updated descriptions to the EHRI portal using ResourceSync technology and a tool for this created by DANS. The blog describes their journey to a sustainable infrastructure for publishing collection descriptions.

The Best Digital Humanities Idea of the Netherlands

On the 17th of June, the last day of the seminar Digital Humanities & Archives, 17 participants joined in on “The Best Digital Humanities Idea of the Netherlands”. Jerry de Vries, information specialist at DANS, participated and became the runner-up at the event which was held at the International Institute of Social History (IISG) in Amsterdam.

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Events

iPRES2019

Sep 16, 2019 to Sep 20, 2019 , Amsterdam, Netherlands