Blogs

SCAPE Demo Day at Statsbiblioteket

Statsbiblioteket (The State and University Library, Aarhus, hereafter called SB) welcomed a group of people from The Royal Library, The National Archives, and Danish e-Infrastructure Cooperation on June 25, 2014. They were invited for our SCAPE Demo day where some of SCAPE’s results and tools were presented. Bjarne S.

Will the real lazy pig please scale up: quality assured large scale image migration

Authors: Martin Schaller, Sven Schlarb, and Kristin Dill

In the SCAPE Project, the memory institutions are working on practical application scenarios for the tools and solutions developed within the project. One of these application scenarios is the migration of a large image collection from one format to another.

An Analysis Engine for the DROID CSV Export

I have been working on some code to ensure the accurate and consistent output of any file format analysis based on the DROID CSV export. The tool produces summary information about any DROID export and more detailed listings for content of interest such as files with potentially problematic file names or duplicate content based on MD5 hash value. I describe some of the rationale and ask for advice on where to go next.