Introduction: Ed Bremner
Ed Bremner is a research officer within the ISC at UKOLN. He is currently working on the JISC funded Discovery Programme in conjunction with MIMAS that aims to create ‘a metadata ecology’ to support better access to vital collections data in libraries, archives and museums. His primary responsibility is to support the creation and delivery of training materials based on case studies produced by the project.
His recent work at UKOLN includes the project management of two work-packages for the European FP7 digitisation project – IMPACT – Improving Access to Text, established to improve the quality and speed of the mass digitisation and OCR of historic text. Now available at: www.digitisation.eu
Ed trained and worked as a photographer, before building expertise within Digital imaging and Digitisation but now works mainly as a trainer and producer of Open Educational Resources and e-learning materials.