READ Project: Coming soon! Teach yourself to read historical handwriting with our e-learning app

From the READ Project at Transkribus: Coming soon! Teach yourself to read historical handwriting with our e-learning app. “At the READ project, we are dedicated to using new technologies to make historical documents more accessible. Our latest forthcoming tool is an important part of this mission. Our free e-learning app will allow users to train themselves to decipher any sort of historical handwriting. It will be particularly useful for students who are just beginning to work with historical material but could be beneficial to anyone who wants to get to grips with a certain script.”

One thought on “READ Project: Coming soon! Teach yourself to read historical handwriting with our e-learning app

  1. This should be a useful tool when it is released later in 2017. Handwriting was a learned discipline in most “historical” documents – I wonder how it will work on a note written in today’s sloppy scrawls, mine included….

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