The layout analysis files from digitisation for Finnish newspapers, years 1771-1917.


Zip packages, which contain METS XML for each binding. METS xml standard contains layout information of the materials and technical processing information.

Note! Due to improvements in materials, the few years back created ALTO XML export packages are not fully in sync with the METS information. I.e. some binding id's that exist in ALTO exports can be missing from METS, which have been generated in early September 2018.

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Terms of use (in Finnish).

Content type
Metadata of processing and content
Finnish, Swedish, ... several
Data status
Primary source
XYZ files
Update frequency
External information

Exporting Finnish Digitized Historical Newspaper Contents for Offline Use. D-Lib Magazine, 22(7/8).

Kansalliskirjaston digitoitu historiallinen lehtiaineisto 1771–1910: sanatason laatu, kokoelmien käyttö ja laadun parantaminen. Vol 35 Nro 3 (2016): Informaatiotutkimuksen päivät 2016

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