Our Cultural institutions Page highlights our ongoing support of museums and cultural institutions with free accounts and access to tools. In Cultural Heritage Spotlight, we’ll explore museums and cultural institutions who are using 3D technology to bring new life to their collections. Today’s blog post features Daniel Pett’s effort to…

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Working with Extended Content Solutions, I have been project/product managing the new ‘Knowledge Search tool’ for the British Museum. Built using AngularJS on ECS’s proprietary software, it pulls together multiple data sources through the use of Google Search Appliance. Hello… is it ‘ancient Egypt’ you’re looking for? Today we launch…

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Originally published at: http://research.micropasts.org/2014/04/30/preparing-the-index/ Since late 2013, the MicroPasts team has been preparing the British Museum‘s (BM) Bronze Age Index to be the first offering on our crowd-sourcing platform. This corpus consists of around 30,000 (roughly A4 sized) cards (holding information going back to as early as 1913).  The majority of…

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CAA2014 Paris

Paper 1: Archaeology at Large: embracing massive audiences through online applications Paper 2: Making the links to Portable Antiquities Scheme data

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