Hacking heritage

Assorted projects and experiments working with cultural heritage collections.

NAA series level data

Harvesting and aggregating series level data from RecordSearch to build a big picture of what is preserved and accessible within the NAA.


These are preliminary datasets based on a first poke around in the data.

Total series: 63711
Series with item descriptions: 20735 (32.5% of series)
Series with digitised items: 4634 (22.3% of series with descriptions)
Total items described: 10727214
Total items digitised: 1769967 (16.5% of items described)



Rapid response collecting

Exploring approaches, tools, and issues around the collecting of cultural heritage materials relating to current events, political protest, and marginalised communities.