Oral History Today demo op SUEDL 2013

Max Kemman will attend the Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries (September 22-26, Valetta, Malta) to present two posters and the workshop on Supporting Users Exploration of Digital Libraries (short, SUEDL2013) as well. The group (Max Kemman, Franciska de Jong, Stef Scagliola and Roeland Ordelman) submitted a demo paper titled Research Environment for Exploring Oral History Collections. In this paper they describe the fundamental principles underlying the CLARIAH-supported Oral History Today interface, which they are developing to improve exploration in oral history collections. To support scholars in their use of oral history collections, they draw upon the previous work of De Jong, Ordelman and Scagliola to describe four stages of scholarly research and user requirements related to each stage.

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