Transcription of deaths kicked-off – University of Copenhagen

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06 October 2014

Transcription of deaths kicked-off

Following the initial exploratory steps at digitation, the four student assistants for the project, Emil Emil Engelbrektsen, Nanna Bentsen, Nina Hansen and Lene Larsen, current or former students at KUA, underwent their transcription training and are successfully transcribing the death certificates, which will be one of the building blocks of the Copenhagen Historical Population Database.

The long and time consuming process of data collection has started!!