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KashCul: Towards Preserving Cultural Heritage through Digitization.
ICDL2013/The Energy and Research Institute (2013)
  • Nadim Akhtar Khan
Abstract
Preservation of Cultural resources is being prioritized throughout world for their associated economical and knowledge values. These resources provide us an in-depth knowledge about our history, culture as well as socio-economic background. Due to changing scenario witnessed in modern life styles we are losing such assets at a rapid pace and as such need is felt at global level for preserving these assets for future generations. Kashmir Culture (KashCul) a repository of cultural digital assets is an attempt towards identification, documentation and digitization of such cultural assets. Each item has been provided with associated metadata and related information in order to bridge information gaps between known and unknown.
Keywords
  • Kashcul;Cultural Heritage;Digitization;Digital Libraries;Preservation.
Publication Date
2013
Citation Information
Nadim Akhtar Khan. "KashCul: Towards Preserving Cultural Heritage through Digitization." ICDL2013/The Energy and Research Institute (2013)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/nadim_khan/16/