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Microfilm and Microfiche Archive

Microfilm and Microfiche Archive

The Reprography and Photography Unit, ISI has a large stock of microfilm containing many documents of historical values. To preserve this vast analog media and improve the usefulness of the archive, total conversion of microfilm into digital media and metadata creation of the stock using open source software has been done. Considering the latest development in digital environment, the work has been done with multimedia using scanning of photo negatives, microfilm, digital restoration, graphic designs etc. Indexing of the documents has been done using DSpace -the open source software to host in Institutional Repository.