LMA and UCL are pleased to announce that the Great Parchment Book project has received a European Succeed Award Commendation of Merit. The winners were selected from 19 nominations world-wide and, due to the high quality of the project, the Board decided to distinguish it with one of two Commendations of Merit.
Succeed is funded by the European Union. It promotes the take up and validation of research results in mass digitisation, with a focus on textual content.
You can find further information about the awards by clicking on http://succeed-project.eu/succeed-awards and http://succeed-project.eu/succeed-awards/awards-2014.
The project represents a major partnership of international significance between a number of institutions. LMA and UCL gratefully acknowledge the support of the following:
Clothworkers’ Company; Derry City Council Heritage and Museums Service; Drapers’ Company; ETH Zurich; Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council; Fishmongers’ Company; Goldsmiths’ Company; The Honourable The Irish Society; Ironmongers’ Company; Marc Fitch Fund; Mercers’ Company; Merchant Taylors’ Company; National Manuscripts Conservation Trust; Skinners’ Company; The British Library; The National Archives; The Trustees of Lambeth Palace Library.