Computers and the Humanities

, Volume 28, Issue 4–5, pp 277–282 | Cite as

Making an information system for the humanities

  • Christian-Emil Ore


The Documentation Project is a cooperative project between Faculties of Arts in the Norwegian universities. It aims to produce “the Norwegian universities' databases for language and culture” from the paper-based archives at the participating institutions. The project has been active on a national basis since 1992. This paper describes the methodologies involved and ongoing subprojects.

Key words

databases in the humanities NIAM formalism 


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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Christian-Emil Ore
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  1. 1.The Documentation Project, Faculty of ArtsUniversity of OsloOsloNorway

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