Q & A and Publications

Questions and Answers area.

Ranging from Digitalia, from the digital collections (historical newspapers and journals) of National Library of Finland and surrounding material.

Question Answer
Why OCR quality requires improvement? OCR quality varies a lot based on the quality of the original material, and original print and paper quality. The digitisation has been for several years, so also the software has improved so that the first digitisation are not on par with the requirements of today. Both in research and education use good quality OCR makes pre-processing easier and makes the research process faster.
Information about earlier project phase See page at National Library site.


What kind of publications you have made?

A list can be found below. (Including, but not limited to.)
Time period 07/2017-


Time period 7/2016 – 6/2017, Kansalliskirjasto