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Project Details

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Project Name: 
Portraits in Oxford
Principal Investigator / Director: 
John Robertson
Oxford participants: 
Annette Peach (Main Contact)
Other Participants: 
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  • Division: Humanities
  • Unit: History Faculty
  • Sub-Unit: History Faculty
Start Date: 
2005
End Date: 
not specified
Partner organizations (inside or outside Oxford): 
Oxford Digital Library; National Portrait Gallery
Funder: 
AHRC; University of Oxford
Subject Area: 
History
Project Description: 

The Portraits in Oxford project aims to publish an integrated digital catalogue of portraits in the University of Oxford and its constituent Colleges. The pilot study, (June 2005-May 2006), catalogued portraits in the Examination Schools of the University, and at Pembroke College. The catalogue of the University portrait collection is on Open Access and can be searched using the search facilities at the top of this page. The integrated catalogue of University and College portraits is available to registered users. You can search the collections for:

* portraits of particular people ('sitters');
* portraits by particular artists;
* particular portraits, by their titles
* particular donors

Other projects the participants have been involved in: 
ICT Methods: 
CategorySub-HeadingsDetails
CollaborationResource sharing collaboration
Data CaptureImage capture2d Scanning and photography
Data analysisOther Analysis
Data publishing and disseminationData and resource sharing
Data structuring and enhancementImage ProcessingImage enhancement
Last updated: 
25/06/2015 16:24:50
Updated by: 
martinw@ox.ac.uk