Thursday, 17 March 2016
The British Library has collaborated with AHRC on funding work looking at the Academic Book of the Future. As part of this, the British Library sounds team has been looking at how audio-visual material is, and can be, incorporated into the academic book.
You can find more background: http://britishlibrary.typepad.
co.uk/sound-and-vision/2015/ 12/audio-visual-resources-and- academic-books-of-the-future. html.
This topic is very relevant to how data is used and incorporated into the research literature, and to the Unlocking Thesis Data work - since audio-visual content is the data type many are using for their research!
The survey on research use and production of audio-visual content is at: http://bit.ly/1P2Mvuq.