Archaeology in the Digital Age: From Paper to Databases

TitleArchaeology in the Digital Age: From Paper to Databases
Publication TypeArticle dans des actes
Année de la conférence2015
AuthorsMélanie, Frédérique, Johan Ferguth, Katherine Gruel, and Thierry Poibeau
Nom de la conférenceDigital Humanities 2015

Research units in archaeology often manage large and precious archives containing various documents, including reports on fieldwork, scholarly studies and reference books. These archives are of course invaluable , recording decades of work , but are generally hard to consult and access. In this context, digitizing full text documents is not enough : information must be formalized , structured and easy to access thanks to friendly user interfaces.