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Peer Review Status: Refereed
Title: Crowd-sourced Archaeological Research: The MicroPasts Project
Author(s): Bonacchi, Chiara
Bevan, Andrew
Pett, Daniel
Keinan-Schoonbaert, Adi
Sparks, Rachael
Wexler, Jennifer
Wilkin, Neil
Keywords: crowdsourcing
crowdfunding
MicroPasts
transcription
3D modelling
structure-from-motion
digital heritage
digital archaeology
British Museum
Issue Date: 23-Oct-2014
Citation: Bonacchi C, Bevan A, Pett D, Keinan-Schoonbaert A, Sparks R, Wexler J & Wilkin N (2014) Crowd-sourced Archaeological Research: The MicroPasts Project. Archaeology International, 17, pp. 61-68. https://doi.org/10.5334/ai.1705
Abstract: This paper offers a brief introduction to MicroPasts, a web-enabled crowd-sourcing and crowd-funding project whose overall goal is to promote the collection and use of high quality research data via institutional and community collaborations, both on- and off-line. In addition to introducing this initiative, the discussion below is a reflection of its lead author’s core contribution to the project and will dwell in more detail on one particular aspect of MicroPasts: its relevance to research and practice in public archaeology, cultural policy and heritage studies.
DOI Link: 10.5334/ai.1705
Rights: © 2014 The Author(s). This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License (CC-BY 3.0), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited. See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/.

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