The Oxford Text Archive 'Dating Agency' Model

Oxford University Computing Services, which hosts the OpenSpires project, has for more that three decades also hosted the Oxford Text Archive. The OTA was one of the first electronic text archives in the world, and was started by Lou Burnard … Continue reading

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Creating and sharing digital content: promises and pitfalls

Open Spires will be partcipating in this event hosted by SOLSTICE CETL on 16th July. Digital teaching materials and resources are widely perceived to be more sharable and reusable than traditional printed versions. The current debate on the future of … Continue reading

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Questions on Copyright

Back on the 3rd June 2009 the OpenSpires staff attended a very interesting one day course on “Copyright for Print, Broadcast and Multimedia” run by Alma Hales and Bernadette Attwell of Open University and Copy-Right Consultants Ltd respectively. Alma and … Continue reading

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