Adventures in handwriting recognition with Transkribus – experimentation with archives in Aotearoa New Zealand (May 9th 11 am AEST) is a free online event that explores a number of handwriting transcription projects and new features of Transkribus. The talk will feature Vivienne Cuff, an archivist based at the Dunedin Regional Office of Archives New Zealand, Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga, and Nicola Frean, Leader, Arrangement & Description, at the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa. The event is hosted by the Australia and Aotearoa New Zealand regional chapter of AI4LAM.
Register for the Zoom. A recording of the event will be sent directly to registrants and uploaded to at AI4LAM YouTube page.
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