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Europeana Newspapers

Have a look at our newly revised version of Europeana Newspapers final report in a newspaper-like style (hand-set in SVG+HTML). Europeana Newspapers changed electronic versions of newspapers dramatically by creating fully searchable electronic text versions of nearly 12 million digital newspaper pages using Optical Character Recognition (OCR) technology.

Historic newspapers live on through ground-breaking project

The Europeana Newspapers project recently passed its final review with flying colours, with all work packages exceeding expectations and surpassing targets. Huge congratulations to everyone involved!

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