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Centre for Data Digitisation and Analysis
School of Geography, Archaeology and Palaeoecology

About us Our Staff Research, Partners and Funders Equipment Used Services & Outputs 3D Technologies Materials Digitised Completed Projects Ongoing Projects Training & International Programme Contact Information
Services and Outputs

  • Digitisation and image management expertise
  • Funding application assistance
  • Tendering and service procurement support
  • Preservation assessment of delicate material
  • Feasibility and pilot studies
  • Digitisation workflow assessment
  • Systems and infrastructure specification
  • Stakeholder surveys
  • Sustainability of digital resources advice
  • Sustainability model development
  • Research and development
  • Transcription from a variety of printed sources
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  • Digital scanning of photographs, printed text, manuscripts and maps
  • Digitisation of microfilm and microfiche
  • Digital image manipulation and enhancement
  • Optical Character Recognition scanning (text and numeric data extraction from documents)
  • Optical Recognition Scanning of completed text - For example multilingual context with unique Unicode's/symbols i.e. Gaelic, Irish, Yiddish, French, German etc
  • Post-processing and reformatting Optical Character Recognition material into multiple formats
  • Quality control of text and numeric data (Pre-agreed service levels up to 100 per cent accuracy levels
  • Quantative analysis of numeric data
  • Development of metadata, XML and HTML mark-up
  • Scanning and post-processing of 3D objects from small artefacts to building and landscapes using multiple image capture techniques - please view the 3D Technologies section
  • Database and Web design
  • Application of Geographical Information Systems (GIS)
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