The EHRI project - virtual collections revisited

Michael Bryant, L. Reijnhoudt, Reto Speck , Clérice Thibault, Tobias Blanke

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Abstract

This paper introduces details of EHRI’s approach to user-centric data integration across heterogeneous archival institutions using virtual collections. Virtual collections provide the means to re-unite archival material that has, through complex historical circumstances, been deposited in many physical locations. They also allow the creation of subject-specific groupings of material more closely comparable to archival research guides, and provide users with the ability to organise their own research in personalised ways.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationSocial Informatics
Subtitle of host publicationSocInfo 2014 International Workshops, Barcelona, Spain, November 11, 2014, Revised Selected Papers
EditorsLuca Maria Aiello, Daniel McFarland
PublisherSpringer International Publishing AG
Pages294-303
ISBN (Print)9783319151670
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2015

Publication series

NameLecture Note in Computer Sciences
Volume8852

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