The vast majority of museums and archives are engaging in some degree of digitisation due to technological advances and increasing affordability. However, many initiatives are not considering what happens beyond digitisation. Does the innovation stop there? Book your places at Lloyd’s Register Foundation’s Digitisation Conference October 29-30 to find out!
Lloyd’s Register’s archive includes more than the classification material relating to the beginning of a ship’s life – it also includes Wreck Reports for those unlucky enough to be casualties. Discover more about the fate of the S.S. Orungal during WWII.Read more "Find of the Month: The Dangers of Stranding September 2015"
As part of the pilot project to digitise documents in the Lloyd’s Register archives, two new Archives Assistants have joined the team to catalogue our archival material. Find out about their first weeks at work and the interesting documents they have come acrossRead more "Entering Aladdin’s Cave"