For the first time, HTR Transcription is available in Quartex. Generating highly accurate transcriptions of English and foreign language manuscript documents at the click of a button, HTR Transcription has the power to transform the close reading and research potential of manuscript collections. What's more, these transcripts can be downloaded by users or edited within Quartex to make alterations to enhance accuracy, meet screen-reader requirements and facilitate digital scholarship.
HTR Transcription also makes manuscript materials site searchable, optimising the discoverability of previously undiscovered or under-represented voices in your collections.
Find answers to the most frequently asked questions about this feature and then click the sample record to try it out for yourself.
Click on any of the thumbnails below to view featured samples of HTR Transcription as run across manuscripts sourced from McGill University, St Louis Mercantile Library and Congregational Libraries and Archives.