The ICP digital library integrates a new collection of maps from the 16th – 20th centuries

Thanks to the program “Libraries of Orient” carried by the BnF in partnership with the ICP, the French Institute of Byzantine Studies gives free access to 174 maps dating from the 16th-20th centuries from its heritage fund. Discover the map “Plan von Constantinopel, mit der umliegenden Gegend and Canals vom Schwarzen Meer “= Plan of the city of Constantinople, the neighboring squares, and the canal of Euxine Bridge. Brought to you by a digital library signed Arkhênum

Click here to access to the map

The new Director for the United Nations in Geneva visited the Arkhênum digitization workshop

Tatiana Valovaya, the new General Director for the United Nations in Geneva, was recently appointed. On the 29th of October 2019, a global presentation of the Lontad project – dedicated to the preservation and promotion of the League of the Nations archives – was offered to the new General Director. The visit followed the entire path of the documents from the preparation phase before the scanning in the digitization center operated by Arkhênum up to the post digitization phase.

At the end of the visit, the General Director expressed her feeling about the importance of such a project. You can find it on her twitter account on the 1st of November. Click here

200 000 images of the project are already available online through their digital library implemented by Arkhênum. Lontad digital library

Arkhênum sees big with its news scanners!

Arkhênum just acquired a new type of scanner for A1 format documents which will deliver higher productivity and optimum quality. Our operators will use this scanner especially for over-sized old press registers, atlas…

Arkhênum sees big with its new scanners

New scanners just got incorporated to the Arkhênum production workshops. The aim is to offer even more possibilities related to over size documents be they heritage documents or activity one.
The first new type of scanner now available for your projects is dedicated to oversize activity documents (maps, posters, …) up to 1524mm width. Meet the Contex HD Ultra X!

New Arkhênum 360° digitization project just performed for a famous cosmetic manufacturer. The objects originating from the historic collections of the brand are composed of beauty care products, lacquer bottles, slimming jelly, …

New 360° projects in action: pop up books for children from the City of Paris Heritage public libraries.

New Arkhênum in situ digitization workshop installed

In the course of its 4 years framework agreement with the Seine-Maritime Regional Archives (France), Arkhênum had installed recently a complete iconographic studio. After completion of the iconographic project, Arkhênum just installed a new digitization workshop dedicated this time to bound documents and registers. Our 2 scanning operator just started the project and will work in 2 shifts. This project will last until the end of December and will be dealing with legal registers, civil registers, …