Friday, 19 July 2019

LAC Co-Lab Update

Here's an update on Co-Lab projects since last month.

Winnipeg General Strike of 1919 is 18% complete

Legendary Train Robber and Prison Escapee Bill Miner is 97% complete (92% last month).
War Diaries of the First World War: 1st Canadian Division is 94% complete (92% last month).
Rosemary Gilliat (Eaton)’s Arctic diary and photographs is 39% complete (38% last month).
The Call to Duty: Canada's Nursing Sisters is 85% complete (77% last month).

New France and First Nations Relations is 33% complete (was 39%!).
Japanese-Canadians: Second World War is 61% complete.

The Spanish Flu Pandemic of 1918–1919.
Correspondence between Sir Robert Borden and Sir Sam Hughes.
Letters from Wilfrid Laurier to Zoé Lafontaine/Laurier.

The article Crowding the Library: How and why Libraries are using Crowdsourcing to engage the Public makes reference to Co-Lab.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I wonder how they mesure the percentage of the completed Co-Lab challenges since I've often went to transcribe text to find the pages already completed or only requiring review...