Quick hacks & DIY data

Innovations for the discerning historian...

Two
quick hacks

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Have you ever wanted to browse Trove's digitised newspapers with nothing but your arrow keys?

NOW YOU CAN!

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Have you ever wondered what the point of this icon was?

WONDER NO MORE!

Useful info at a glance!

ACT NOW AND WE'LL THROW IN...

Access is
constructed

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GLAM Workbench

YOU CAN EXPLORE...

Newspapers
over time

Newspapers
in bulk

Harvest NAA data & images

GLAM

CSV Explorer

Hansard
by year

Changes in
an archived
web page

NMA collections in time & space

Generate
recipes

Scissors
& paste

READY-TO-GO DATA

GLAM

data sources

ABC RN Programs

OCRd text from
journals

Bulletin cartoons

  • 3,471 images
  • 1886 to 1952

AND WHAT WOULD YOU EXPECT TO PAY?

  • Free!
  • Openly licensed to encourage reuse & modification
  • Shared through GitHub
  • Preserved in Zenodo
  • Use it, share it, change it

$0.00

Act now!

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  • Integrate into research training?

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Coming soon!

  • More documentation
  • More ways to run notebooks
  • More notebooks!

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