The Ulwazi Programme has completed its first round of training with librarian and volunteer field-workers.  This involved training on how to edit the wiki, where the indigenous knowledge is stored, and how to use the audiovisual equipment (cameras, digital recorders, etc.). The second phase of training, due to start next week, will involved Sinomlando providing […]

Digitising books – An African solution?

I was recently asked to put together a proposal for a mission publisher located in a small, African kingdom.  Their archives include documents dating as far back as 1826 and they were interested in finding out how this archive could be digitized for preservation purposes and as a means to provide access to researchers and […]