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Navigating the storm : IMPACT, eMOP, and Agile Steering Standards

Mandell, LC, Neudecker, C, Antonacopoulos, Apostolos, Grumbach, E, Auvil, L, Christy, MJ, Heil, JA and Samuelson, T 2015, 'Navigating the storm : IMPACT, eMOP, and Agile Steering Standards' , Digital Scholarship in the Humanities .

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Abstract

This article discusses two major initiatives tasked with developing tools to im- prove optical character recognition (OCR) or the mechanical keying of texts that are digitally available only as page images. The two initiatives are the IMProving ACcess to Text Project in Europe and the Early Modern OCR Project in the USA. Because of dealing with a multilayered problem like OCR technologies and having to collaborate with radically interdisciplinary and international team members, the two projects developed techniques that we call Agile Project Management, outlined in this essay with rationales for their use.

Item Type: Article
Schools: Schools > School of Computing, Science and Engineering
Journal or Publication Title: Digital Scholarship in the Humanities
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISSN: 2055-7671
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Funders: Non funded research
Depositing User: Professor Apostolos Antonacopoulos
Date Deposited: 22 Mar 2016 16:00
Last Modified: 22 Mar 2016 16:00
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/38461

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