e-rara: Recognizing mathematical Formulas and Tables

The ETH Library enables access to a large number of scientific titles on e-rara.ch, which are provided with OCR. However, these old prints often also contain mathematical formulas and tables. Such content is largely lost during OCR processing, and often only individual numbers or letters are recognized. Special characters, systems of equations and tabular arrangements are typically missing in the full text.
The aim of this project is to develop a procedure for selected content, how this information could be restored.

Images & Full texts from e-rara.ch
OAI: https://www.e-rara.ch/oai/?verb=Identify

Team Rare Books and Maps ETH Library
Melanie, Oliver, Sidney, Roman

Event finished

17.04.2021 17:30

training the model

17.04.2021 13:23 ~ ruk_ethbib

Event started

16.04.2021 08:30

Edited content

14.04.2021 05:25 ~ ruk_ethbib

Joined the team

01.04.2021 13:27 ~ ruk_ethbib

Challenge posted

01.04.2021 13:27 ~ ruk_ethbib
Contributed 2 years ago by ruk_ethbib for GLAMhack 2021

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