Brill and BA Collaborate in Boosting Arabic Digitization at Leiden

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In the framework of celebrating the 400 th anniversary of the Leiden chair of Arabic, Brill has approached the BA to conduct a training workshop on digitizing Arabic text, sponsored by and held at Brill publishing house in Leiden, the Netherlands. The celebration commemorates the establishment of ...

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BA Hosts Digitizing Arabic Text Workshop

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In partnership with Yale University, the BA hosted the Digitizing Arabic Text Workshop from 3 to 7 December 2007. Attendees from Yale University were offered training in the digitizing and OCRing of Arabic texts. Provided by the BA Digital Lab experts and the BA ISIS staff, the workshop included ...

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Digitization of Arabic Language Books Workshop and Conference

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The Bibliotheca Alexandrina (BA) organized the Digitization of Arabic Language Books Conference from 21 to 25 February 2006, in collaboration with Stanford University and Yale University, supported by the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation. The main aim of the conference was to foster the ...

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