During the Great War, in the night of 25-26 August 1914, soldiers set the fourteenth-century University Hall and its eighteenth-century library wing of the University of Leuven (Belgium) ablaze. To commemorate the hundredth Anniversary of the Library’s destruction, the University of Leuven (KU Leuven) organized a three day international conference on the challenging topic: What do we lose when we lose a library? with the support of the Goethe-Institut Brüssel and the British Council, Brussels. Continue reading
DISH2015, the conference about digital strategies for heritage, was all about empowering heritage institutions and their digital wares. What added value can digitisation bring to the physical objects? What value does it bring to society? And how do we create this value? Continue reading
Today marked an important date within the Magister Dixit project (Lectio) as image number 100.000 was captured. Continue reading
On October 22th LIBIS is organizing the seminar “Towards preserving architectural knowledge along and past a building’s lifecyle – The DURAARK project ”.
Prior the seminar, LIBIS and the Imaging Lab will present their services and expertise to researchers. Continue reading