Improving record matching across disparate historical resources

D Croft, Stephen C Brown, Simon Coupland

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding


    This paper details an investigation into the use of approximate reasoning techniques to successfully search through digitised photographic collections despite the difficult nature of the data. Specifically it describes an attempt to use approximate reasoning techniques to automatically identify co-reference between records in collections held across different institutions.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationProceedings of the Digital Humanities Congress 2012
    Subtitle of host publicationStudies in the Digital Humanities, Museums and the Web.
    EditorsClare Mills, Michael Pidd, Esther Ward
    Number of pages20
    Publication statusPublished - 2014
    EventDigital Humanities Congress 2012 - University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom
    Duration: 6 Sept 20128 Sept 2012
    Conference number: 1


    ConferenceDigital Humanities Congress 2012
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
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