We enhance publishing and innovate on the book using open source software. Delivering multi-format publishing solutions by designing technology workflows, upskilling publishing teams and applying new strategies to publishing models. •
Publishing from the archive - Lecture from McLuhan Salon, Canadian Embassy, Berlin
P2P knowledge sharing - Medialab Prado proof of concept prototype, showing event reading and media lists
Multi-format book production; eBook and print-on-demand, templates, styling and distribution
We address the challenges of digital publishing and knowledge acquisition through the development of practical, efficient technology ecosystems. In our research we aim to reconceptualize reading, researching and engagement with archives and publishing. •
We work in partnership or as commissions. We develop new forms of digital engagement for cultural institutions and their audiences. Our services include content curation and conceptual proposals, design templates, product development, digitization workflows, and managed collection and publishing software systems. •
We take a modular approach to tech development, combining in-house custom-built open source software, components developed by our partners and the wider community and bespoke client adaptations. •
Supports fine grained linking of media, such as video, audio and text transcripts. Based on open standards it allows for a wide variety of Web and social media tools to be incorporated.
A master file is created that is constantly tested against ISO standards. This way a publisher can be sure that their content is always ready for conversion to any chosen output format.