Not Just Paper: Enhancement of Archive Cultural Heritage [chapter]

Silvia Calamai, Duccio Piccardi, Niccolò Pretto, Giovanni Candeo, Maria Francesca Stamuli, Monica Monachini
2022 CLARIN  
Oral archives and digital technologies have gone hand-in-hand for a very long time. Both sides benefit from this interdisciplinary junction: technology enhances the preservation and diffusion of oral materials, while exploiting them to develop cutting-edge tools for their treatment. This chapter deals with an Italian instantiation of this mutual relationship: the Archivio Vi.Vo. project. Offering innovative solutions concerning metadata, audio restoration, description, and access, Archivio
more » ... . aims to build an online platform to host the oral archives from Tuscany. The project is powered by CLARIN-IT, which guarantees its compliance with standards and offers resources for data access and discoverability. Archivio Vi.Vo. has not been built from scratch: it is instead a crossfertilization of previous initiatives and research projects (e.g., the project). Moreover, the chapter presents the related, contemporary work of a multidisciplinary group striving to synthesize a Vademecum for future generations of oral
doi:10.1515/9783110767377-025 fatcat:qdxnfrujrnb4vmkudlm5fpzqnu