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Benjamin ŠTULAR (Institute of archaeology, Slovene Academy of Science and Arts, Slovenia) Purpose: U [...]

Alexander A. MALAFEEV (Samara Branch of Moscow State University of Service, Russia) Stormy developme [...]

Andrey V. BIRIUKOV, Michail A. RODIONOV (Samara Branch of Higher School of Privatization and Enterpr [...]

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Vladimir I. IONESOV (Samara Branch of Moscow State University of Service, Russia) The Bronze Age was [...]

Chair: Masha VUKANOVIC, Serbia Finding, processing and preserving cultural heritage could be seen as [...]

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Mohamed EL AMROUSI (United Arab Emirates University) Museums as architectural manifestations of elit [...]

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A Report On the Personal Digital Archiving 2014 Conference

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Personal Digital Archiving 2014. Photo by Bill Lefurgy.

Cinda May, a key organizer of the Personal Digital Archiving 2014 conference, is one of a growing number of information professionals helping to digitally preserve personal and community history. May, chair of Special Collections at Indiana State University Library, is a co-creator of the Wabash Valley [...]

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Journals

Party like it’s 2007…

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Google has released all its old Google Street View pictures, so we can travel back in time….

We’ve gathered historical imagery from past Street View collections dating back to 2007 to create this digital time capsule of the world. If you see a clock icon in the upper left-hand portion of a Street View image, [...]

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Antiquity

New Open Access Series: New Voices In Classical Reception Studies Conference Proceedings

New Voices In Classical Reception Studies Conference Proceedings Volume 1

Conference Proceedings Volume One

ANIMATING ANTIQUITY: HARRYHAUSEN AND THE CLASSICAL TRADITION

Volume Editors: Steven Green and Penny Goodman Series Editor: Trevor Fear

CONTENTS Introduction PAPER 1  Ray Harryhausen and the other Gods: Greek Divinity in Jason and the Argonauts and Clash [...]

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Digital Humanities

Creating the Texas Digital Humanities Consortium

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At the Inaugural Texas Digital Humanities Consortium Conference (TXDHC) on April 12, Elijah Meeks suggested that “interloping, more than computational approaches or the digital broadly construed as the object of study, defines digital humanities.” Indeed, as researchers pursue their curiosity and explore new methods, they often venture into unfamiliar territory. But there they may find [...]

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Computer Technology

3-D Dokumentation des Kleinen Buddhas (38m) von Bamiyan, Afghanistan

Irmengard MAYER1 / Marina DÖRING-WILLIAMS1/ Georgios TOUBEKIS2 / Michael JANSEN2 / Michael PETZET3

(1Institut für Kunstgeschichte, Bauforschung und Denkmalpflege, TU Wien, Österreich / 2RWTH Aachen Center for Documentation and Conservation, RWTH Aachen, Deutschland / 3International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS), München, Deutschland)

Seit dem Jahr 2003 werden unter der Leitung von Präsident Michael Petzet, [...]

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Computer Technology

The survey of great statue in their architectonical and/or archaeological environment: the case study for the “Aula Minerva”.

Filippo SUSCA

(Dipartimento di Progettazione dell’Architettura, Facoltà di Architettura di Firenze, Italy)

Purpose: Very often, working on Cultural Heritage themes, there is the need for quick and accurate survey of one or more than one sculpture, sometimes it can be a part of a larger monument, sometimes it is a standing alone monument in its [...]

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Computer Technology

The Whitall House Research Project: a project of 3D Colonial Philadelphia

Brian GADOMSKI / Andrew PATRAS / Drew NICOLO

(Drexel University, USA)

The proposed poster will augment “A consideration of 3D models as an alternative to reconstructing historical buildings and sites,” a 12th International Congress “Cultural Heritage and New Technologies” conference paper to be presented by Glen Muschio and Chris Redmann, Drexel University.

The Whitall House [...]

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Computer Technology

Archaeological map server at the University of West Bohemia in Plzen, Czech Republic

Ladislav ŠMEJDA

(University of West Bohemia, Plzen, Czech Republic)

Majority of archaeological datasets have strong spatial components (either in a form of geographic coordinates or just of cadastral names). Evidence and analysis of such data can largely profit from the use of Geographic Information Systems. Today there is a general tendency to build information systems [...]

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Computer Technology

Comparison between using a single beam sonar and a multi beam sonar in archaeological fieldwork

Sašo POGLAJEN

(University of Primorska, Piran, Slovenia)

The contribution presents a practical account of the techniques and procedures for bathymetric measurements, which can be applied for the benefit of underwater archaeological investigations. The procedure for measuring using a single beam sonar is technically much simpler than the more advanced procedure based on measuring with a [...]

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Computer Technology

The importance of conservation education in fine arts faculties in Turkey during EU membership

A. Sultan KARAOGLU SAHIN1, Saadet GUNER2

(1Inönü University , Malatya, Turkey / 2Friends of Cultural Heritage (FOCUH) Association, Istanbul, Turkey)

Although protection and restoration of cultural heritage is a new profession for Turkey, it is seen as the profession of the time in developed countries. Although, Turkey is one of the countries having the richest [...]

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Computer Technology

Archeological finds from the Roman object on Stancija Peliceti in Istria

Kristina DŽIN / Aleksandra PAIC

(Archeological Museum of Istria, Pula, Croatia)

The poster introduces the architectonic (rooms, corridors, cistern) and construction elements (tegulae with production stamps, suspensurae, inlet and outlet pipes, canals) of the villa rustica on Stancija Peliceti. The numerous finds that emerged during archeological research serve as temporal indicator for the complex itself [...]

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