More images from the Great Parchment Book Day

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The day started with presentations about the context of the Great Parchment Book project, and the three key elements – conservation, transcription and textual encoding, and digital imaging :

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During the afternoon there were opportunities to see a range of damaged documents and discuss digital approaches to making them accessible:

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And see demonstrations of the digital flattening software and even try it out for yourself:

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The day ended with a Panel session (left to right: Professor Melissa Terras, UCL – Chair, David Howell, Bodleian Library, Emma Stewart, LMA, and Dr Tim Weyrich, UCL):

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