Corpus ID: 7213481

Historical documents as monuments and as sources

  title={Historical documents as monuments and as sources},
  author={P. Constantopoulos and M. Doerr and M. Theodoridou and Manolis Tzobanakis},
  • P. Constantopoulos, M. Doerr, +1 author Manolis Tzobanakis
  • Published 2002
  • Computer Science
  • The main functions of a digital library of historical documents are the digital recording of documents, transcriptions and translations of documents, subject indexing, annotation and retrieval. Using such a system, scholars can efficiently study the documents without involvement of the originals, thus ensuring the preservation of documents and the protection of researchers from exposure to potential health hazards. An important part of the study of historical documents consists of classifying… CONTINUE READING
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