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Project Details

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Project Name: 
Oxford Text Archive
Principal Investigator / Director: 
Martin Wynne
Oxford participants: 
Other Participants: 
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  • Division: Academic Services
  • Unit: IT Services
  • Sub-Unit: not specified
Start Date: 
1976
End Date: 
not specified
Partner organizations (inside or outside Oxford): 
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Funder: 
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Subject Area: 
Librarianship, Information & Museum Studies
Project Description: 

The Oxford Text Archive develops, collects, catalogues and preserves electronic literary and linguistic resources. OTA staff also gives advice on the creation and use of these resources, as part of IT Services suport for research section. The OTA is the oldest continuously operating archive of digital resources for literary and linguistic research in the world, and makes more than 4,000 resources available.

ICT Methods: 
CategorySub-HeadingsDetails
CollaborationResource sharing collaboration
Data CaptureData ReuseUse of existing digital data
Image capture2d Scanning and photography
Data analysisSearching/LinkingContent-based image retrieval
- -Searching and querying
Data structuring and enhancementClassifying and linkingCataloguing and indexing
Other Data ProcessingCoding and standardisation
- -Data modelling
Last updated: 
15/12/2015 12:37:47
Updated by: 
jamesc@ox.ac.uk