Researchers’ final reports (4)

In another of our series of researchers’ final reports, I am posting a link to a  PDF [taken down since original publication] of a talk given by Martin Gorsky of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine at the recent European Social Science History...

Researchers’ final reports (3)

This is the third in our series of final reports by the AADDA project researchers, posted with their permission. This one is by Dr Carole Taylor, a researcher at the House of Lords: I. Research Background and Methodology  My historical expertise lies in early Georgian...

Researchers’ final reports (2)

This is the second in our series of final reports by the AADDA project researchers, posted with their permission. This one is by Saskia Huc-Hepher: AADDA Testing Report: The French Community in Londonby  Saskia Huc-Hepher 1 – Methodology The initial purpose of...

Researchers’ final reports (1)

Our project researchers on AADDA have kindly written up the research the planned to do with the web archive, a summary of how it went and problems that they encountered. I’ll be posting these as blog posts over the next few months. Here is the first, from Helen...

A page, but not as we know it

James Baker, Digital Curator, British Library It is commonplace to describe something new in relation to something that is known: think ‘motion picture’, ‘spaceship’, ’email’ or ‘smartphone’. The word...