Archives Thematic Group

Contact: Ya-huei Chen

In order to advance the of the project, this group is commissioned to 1) share the experience of document management and digitization; 2) promote the exploration, development, integration, and practical running test of related digitization technology; 3) draw up the related process regulations and standards.

Its major work items are as follows:
1. to integrate its metadata and the demands related to content analysis;
2. to propose and recommend the requirement of information technology;
3. to draw up related standards and regulations;
4. to investigate and discuss related issues on digital archives of documentation;
5. to edit Guidelines of Digital Management of Documents.

<source: Content Development of National Digital Archives Program web site>


Applied Metadata Standard: EAD (Encode Archival Description)

Metadata Elements List

Progress and Result

  The Milestone of Archives Thematic Group


Institutional Projects --
Digital Archives of Historical and Cultural Relics Collected in the Institute of History and Philology, Academia Sinica - Division V: The Grand Secretariat Archives
Digital Archives of the Diplomatic and Economic Records in Modern History - Institute of Modern History, Academia Sinica
The Digitization of the Ch'ing Archives in the National Palace Museum - National Palace Museum
  Digital Archives of Government Documents and Presidential Records in Academia Historica - Academia Historica
Digital Japanese Ruling and Postwar Archives Project - Taiwan Historica
Taiwan Historical Archives Project - National Taiwan University
Non-solicited Projects-
Digital Archives of Document Collections in Southern Taiwan Temple - National Chung Cheng University(2003-)
Exploration of Taiwan Visual Image - Taipei National University of the Arts(2002-)
Digital Archives of Images of Ancient Books - Soochow University(2002)
Dr. George Mackay and Oxford College - Aletheia University (2002-)
Digital Preservation of Large-scale Historical Buildings and Compoents - National Taiwan University of Science and Technology (2003-)
MAAT: Ya-ning Chen, Shu-jiun Chen, Chia-chen Kung , Ya-huei Chen

Working documents contain the records when MAAT works on analyzing metadata with the staffs of the thematic group. They include worksheets, controlled vocabulary lists, analysis reports, system requirement specifications, guidelines, meeting reports, and mics

Related Projects in Taiwan:

Digital Archives of the Institute of History and Philology, Academia Sinica
Institutional Project of Taiwan Historica - Digital Project of Taiwan Archives in Japanese Colonial and Postwar Period
Institutional Project of National Taiwan University - Tan-Hsin-Tang-An
Institutional Project of National Taiwan University - The research of Ino Kanori and Taiwan
The Digitization of the Ch'ing Archives in the National Palace Museum - Naitonal Palace Museum


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