Building a Hypertextual Digital Library in the Humanities: A Case Study on London

Crane, Gregory
Wulfman, Clifford E.
Smith, David A.
2001

This paper describes the creation of a new humanities digital library collection: 11,000,000 words and 10,000 images representing books, images and maps on pre-twentieth century London and its environs. The London collection contained far more dense and precise information than the materials from the Greco-Roman world on which we had previously concentrated. The London collection thus allowed us t... read more

Subjects
Digital libraries
Cultural heritage
Automatic linking
London (England)
Collection development (Libraries)
Authority files (Information retrieval)
Document design
Perseus Project
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/57008
ID: tufts:PB.001.001.00018
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