Transcribe Bentham – papers from UCL and British Library completely digitised

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DeCdtMFW0AIx8zcJeremy Bentham’s papers from the collections of UCL and the British Library are now all digitised. Full update here, but here’s the first part.

The digitisation of Bentham’s writings has always been a central element of the Transcribe Bentham initiative, in order to make his philosophy more accessible to researchers and members of the public.  We have achieved something tremendous – thousands upon thousands of images of Bentham’s manuscripts are now available in electronic form.

We owe special thanks to UCL Digital Media Services (Tony Slade and Raheel Nabi especially), UCL Library Special Collections (Mandy Wise, Dan Mitchell and the rest of their team) and The British Library (Sandra Tuppen, Neil Mcowlen and their team) for taking care of the digitisation.  I would also like to thank present and past staff of Transcribe Bentham for the work that they have done to support the digitisation.

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I am Rashid Aziz Faridi ,Writer, Teacher and a Voracious Reader.
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