Australian Electronic Scholarly Editing
eResearch tools to support the collaborative authoring and management of electronic scholarly editions
The AustESE project is a collaboration between The University of Queensland, University of NSW, Curtin University, University of Sydney, Queensland University of Technology, Loyola University, Chicago and the University of Saskatchewan. It is being project managed out of the ITEE eResearch Group at The University of Queensland.
Funding has been approved by NeCTAR (National eResearch Collaboration Tools and Resources) via the eResearch Tools program from June 2012 to Dec 2013. Contract negotiations completed and executed on 5 June 2012.
The aim of the AustESE project is to develop a set of interoperable services to support the production of electronic scholarly editions by distributed collaborators in a Web 2.0 environment.
The more specific objectives are to provide the Australian scholarly editing community with an online integrated Workbench that provides:
The AustESE tools and services are available for testing through the AustESE Sandbox.
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AustESE: Australian Electronic Scholarly Editing
The University of Queensland is proud to be in partnership with the National eResearch Collaboration Tools and Resources (NeCTAR) project to create a unique opportunity to develop eResearch Tools that support the Collaborative Authoring and Management of Electronic Scholarly Editions. This project will benefit the Australian research community by providing an online research and publishing platform that contributes to the preservation and understanding of literary, classical, theological and philosophical texts that have shaped our cultural heritage.