Israel Archives Network's Content Portal is LAUNCHED!
During the festivities of Hannukka, we are happy to announce the launch of the content portal of Israel Archives Network - A-Z.digital - at this stage in Hebrew-only inteface. Engish interface will be introduced in 2016
Israel Archives Network's Content Portal
The content portal will be inaugurated soon!
Video digitization of Kibbutzim magazines has completed!
The digitization process of the televised magazines of the Kibbutzim movements "Arutz LaKibbutz" and "Hagasha Atzmit" has been completed. The magazines are part of "Yad Yaari" archive and will be accessible in the Israel Archives Network portal.
Leah Goldbreg - a poet, an author and a painter!
A unique collection of Leah Golberg's paintings, consisting on about 4,000 paintings, will be included in Israel Archives Network, as part of Gnazim archive.
Cooperation with Yerusha Project
The Yerusha Project perofrms a wide-scale mapping research in hundreds of Jewish archival collections across Europe.
A database consisting of data about those collections will be established.
The Israel Archives Network project team is already preparing to receive the databases of Yerusha.
Audio and Video in Israel Archives Network
Israel Archives Network includes different types of material, textual (letters, leaflets, protocols etc.), audio materials and video materials. Audio and video materials will be given access via Kaltura.
Digitizing and cataloguing of Beit Bialik Archive
The Israel Archives Network team is digitizing and catalouging the treasures found in Beit Bialik Archive, in goal of making Haim Nachman Bialik's works, including is manuscripts and letters, accessible.
Additional archives are joining IAN!
Additional archives are joining IAN, including: the Yad Ya’ari Archive, the Yad Tabenkin Archive, the Beit Bialik Archive, the Egged Archive, and the Archive of the Heritage Center for German-Speaking Jews.
Archive of the Religious Kibbutz Movement Joins IAN!
The Archive of the Religious Kibbutz Movement has begun a pilot project of information export. The pilot is being carried out using the IDEA Information Systems. At the same time, digitization of the first dispatch from the archive has begun.
EADI Standard is Released
The EADI standard has been released. This standard is based on the EAD-international standard with adjustments for Israeli archives. The standard was developed by a special team that included senior archivists from Israel.
Preliminary Connection of Digital Copies with the ADLIB System
For the first time, a connection has been created between ADLIB systems – both the archival and Internet systems – and the ROSETTA system. As part of the experiment, manual synchronization was carried out of one section of the Trumpeldor Labor Brigade Archive. The experiment was declared a success. At the next stage, an automatic interface between ADLIB and ROSETTA will be developed.
IAN Portal Launched
The IAN’s first portal, based on the Adlib Internet Server, has gone online!
People & Computers –YAEL:IFN to Adapt Software for the IAN
Today an article was published about the Israel Archives Network on the Israeli online computer-news portal Anashim ve-Machshevim.
Infrastructure for Remote Connection
The project team has launched, together with the National Library’s computer infrastructure department, a foundational system that enables remote access to the ADLIB system. The infrastructure makes it possible to operate ADLIB via a remote end-user without installing the software. Use of the infrastructure requires Windows 7 and up, as well as Remote Desktop Client 8.0 and up.
Archives Survey Completed
The archives survey was completed on December 31, 2013. The project team is working on producing a comprehensive report from the survey data. The report will be published in the second quarter of 2014.