Newspapers

Use VITA to manage and display your community newspaper content

For indexes and clippings

Mississauga Newspaper Index screenshot

For full run newspapers

Indexes

Create Birth, Marriage, Death and other genealogical resource records along with article-level indexing and clippings. Link news indexes and fragments to publication records or full-page scans for gathered navigation and display…

  • Article indexing
    Article indexing
    Index articles with simple metadata and automatic linking options like Publication title and date…
  • Add birth, marriage & death records
    Add birth, marriage & death records
    Easy to use templates for adding Birth, Marriage and Death records ensures consistent, searchable content
  • Clippings display
    Clippings display
    Render full transcriptions of clippings with or without scanning the items…
  • Index results
    Index results
    Offer easy search across your index record collection with full faceting options including location, publication, index type, subjects, and more…
  • Browse by last name
    Browse by last name
    Offer personal name browsing for alphabetical linked name navigation
  • List views for index records
    List views for index records
    Easy view options for items with no images. Your users can browse indexes in List View, making it easier to pinpoint the ones they want!
  • Publication records
    Publication records
    Publication records capture the stories behind community news publications and act as umbrellas for linked issues and index records
  • Linked indexing
    Linked indexing
    Link index record to full-page scans for enhanced searching and discovery, especially for old or damaged newspaper pages

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Full-run newspaper content

Add Publication / Issue / Page / Full text and Index records for comprehensive newspaper collection display and discovery…

  • Calendar view browsing
    Calendar view browsing
    Let users navigate through time with annual calendar and timeline browsing
  • Full-text results
    Full-text results
    Add full text files for page-level searchability—results vary according to OCR quality from page images
  • Hit highlight results
    Hit highlight results
    Process newspaper images with ODW’s all-in-one newspaper digitization service for hit highlghted results
  • Newspaper JP2 Viewer
    Newspaper JP2 Viewer
    Beautiful new page viewer means you can upload full images and pages as JPG2000 format for pan-zoom and rotation views. Perfect for detailed views or dense text like newspapers!
  • Publication records
    Publication records
    Publication records capture the stories behind community news publications and act as umbrellas for linked issues and index records
  • Add issues
    Add issues
    Add issues to publications with quick linking and batch file uploads, including auto-split for PDF issue files
  • Batch uploader for Issue pages
    Batch uploader for Issue pages
    Upload batches of pages for each issue, with customizable file naming and page display sizing
  • Linked indexing
    Linked indexing
    Link index record to full-page scans for enhanced searching and discovery, especially for old or damaged newspaper pages
  • Issue navigation & display
    Issue navigation & display
    Navigate using gallery and page level viewing issue by issue, optional full text searching, and linked publication and index data

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