Sunday 08. May 2011 / Age: 9 yrs



By: Isabel Bordes

25-26 May 2011, Málaga, Spain

At FESABID2011 (Málaga, Spain), the conference of the Spanish Federation of Societies of Archivist, Librarians, Documentalist and Museology , the Spanish National Library (BNE) participates in a one hour workshop entitled “Implication of the Spanish National Library and University of Alicante in IMPACT and preliminary results of the project”. Isabel Bordes Cabrera from the BNE Digital Library will give an overview about the project itself and provide in insight to the Demonstrator Framework, consisting of modules to build and manage workflows and to store images for processing. Various tools developed and improved within the course of IMPACT will be presented, such as Image Enhancement and Segmentation toolkits, OCR engines (ABBYY FineReader, Tesseract) and Post-processing tools.