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Transcribe Bleek & Lloyd

Main Project Information
Goal Aid the preservation of rare cultural heritage collections.
Task Transcribe the Digital Bleek and Llyod Collection.
Where Online only
Description

This is a transcription project that aims to transcribe the Digital Bleek and Lloyd Collection, written in the late 1870's. This collection contains scanned notebooks of |Xam and !Kun languages of the Hunter-Gatherer (Bushman) people of Southern Africa.

How to Join

Simply log onto the project website and register. Once registered watch the short transcription tutorial video, and you are now ready to begin transcribing |Xam text.

Website http://boinc.cs.uct.ac.za/transcribe_bushman/
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Ideal Age Group Adults
Spend the Time indoors
Type of Activity Exclusively online, At home
Tags bushman, cultural heritage, diigital preservation, transcription
Project Updated 08/07/2016