The Limits of the Archive: Classification, Management, Digitization
An IRC Funded Workshop, School of English, UCC; 16th May 2013, O’Rahilly Building 1.56
PROGRAMME + POSTER
10.00–10.30: Carrie Griffin, Mary O’Connell, School of English: Introduction to the Charles Clark Archive, Essex Public Records Office
Respondent: Claire Connolly, School of English
10.30–11.30: Session I: Management of the Physical Archive
Crónán Ó Doibhlin, Boole Library, UCC: “The Physical Limits and Beyond”
Respondents: Carrie Griffin and Mary O’Connell, UCC
11.30–11.45: Coffee break
11.45–1.00: Session II: Issues in Classification for Online Archives
John Keating, An Foras Feasa, NUI Maynooth: Title TBC
Respondent: Órla Murphy, School of English, UCC
2.00–3.15: Session III: The Challenges of Digitization
Adrian O’Riordan, UCC: “Interoperability considerations for digital archives and repositories”.
Justin Tonra, Moore Institute, NUI Galway: “Manuscript transcription: the habits of crowds”.
Respondent: James O’Sullivan, Digital Arts and Humanities / English, UCC
4.00–5.00: Roundtable Discussion led by Mike Cosgrave, School of History, UCC
There will be live blogging and tweeting by Donna Alexander, English / Hispanic Studies throughout the day using the handle #DigArcUCC; feel free to join the conversation!