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.
|Title of host publication||Proceedings of the Digital Humanities Congress 2012|
|Subtitle of host publication||Studies in the Digital Humanities, Museums and the Web.|
|Editors||Clare Mills, Michael Pidd, Esther Ward|
|Number of pages||20|
|Publication status||Published - 2014|
|Event||Digital Humanities Congress 2012 - University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom|
Duration: 6 Sep 2012 → 8 Sep 2012
Conference number: 1
|Conference||Digital Humanities Congress 2012|
|Period||6/09/12 → 8/09/12|
Croft, D., Brown, S. C., & Coupland, S. (2014). Improving record matching across disparate historical resources. In C. Mills, M. Pidd, & E. Ward (Eds.), Proceedings of the Digital Humanities Congress 2012 : Studies in the Digital Humanities, Museums and the Web.