RBJ: Museum to use crowdsourcing on archives

02.09.2011
WSJ

George Eastman House is working on project with Clickworker

The George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film has a goal of tagging and cataloging its archive of more than 400,000 images and is getting help from a team of 115,000 workers, each with a keyboard and mouse.
The museum has teamed with Clickworker Inc. on a large-scale crowdsourcing project. Clickworker’s virtual workforce of mor than 115,000 will use a Web-based platform to input information to tag and catalogue the museum’s image collection. more