This report would not have been possible without the support, advice and knowledge of researchers, digitisers, librarians and archivists around the world.

Contributors to the Database Histories

Asko Nivala* - Postdoctoral Researcher, Turun Yliopisto

Clemens Neudecker* - Researcher Digital Libraries & Digital Humanities, Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin & Europeana Newspapers

Emily Bell* - Research Associate, Loughborough University

Hannu Salmi* - Academy Professor, Turun Yliopisto

Isabel Galina Russell* - Full-time Researcher, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

Jaap Verheul* - Associate Professor of Cultural History, Universiteit Utrecht

Jana Keck* – Doctoral Researcher, American Literature & Culture, Institute for Literary Studies (ILW), Universität Stuttgart

Julianne Nyhan* - Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) in Digital Information Studies (Department of Information Studies), University College London

Lara Rose* - PhD Student, Northeastern University

Lorella Viola* - Postdoctoral Researcher, Universiteit Utrecht

Melissa Terras* - Professor of Digital Cultural Heritage in the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences & Chair, Center for Digital Cultural Heritage, University of Edinburgh

Melodee Beals* - Lecturer in Digital History, Loughborough University

Mila Oiva* - Postdoctoral Researcher, Turun Yliopisto

Miriam Peña Pimentel* - Postdoctoral Researcher, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

Paul Fyfe* - Associate Professor of English, North Carolina State University

Ryan Cordell* - Associate Professor of English in the NULab for Texts, Maps, and Networks, Northeastern University

Tessa Hauswedell* - Teaching Fellow, University College London

Contributors to the Metadata Maps

Aleksi Vesanto - Postdoctoral Researcher, Turun Yliopisto

Asko Nivala* - Postdoctoral Researcher, Turun Yliopisto

David Smith* - Assistant Professor, College of Computer and Information Science, Northeastern University

Emily Bell* - Research Associate, Loughborough University

Isabel Galina Russell* - Full-time Researcher, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

Jamie Parker* - PhD Candidate, Northeastern University

Jana Keck* – Doctoral Researcher, American Literature & Culture, Institute for Literary Studies (ILW), Universität Stuttgart

Lara Rose* - PhD Student, Northeastern University

Melodee Beals* - Lecturer in Digital History, Loughborough University

Mila Oiva* - Postdoctoral Researcher, Turun Yliopisto

Miriam Peña Pimentel* - Postdoctoral Researcher, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

Paul Fyfe* - Associate Professor of English, North Carolina State University

Sebastian Padó* - Professor, Institute for Natural Language Processing (IMS), Universität Stuttgart

Additional Support, Guidance and Research

Adan Lerma* - PhD Student, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

Angélica Estefanía González Manzo* - Student, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

Chris Houghton - Gale, A Cengage Company

Chulwoo (Mike) Pack* - PhD Student, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Elizabeth Lorang* - Associate Professor of Libraries and Humanities Librarian, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Emerson Vandy - National Library of New Zealand

Ernesto Priani Siasó* - Professor, Faculty of Philosophy and Letters, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

Hanneke Takken* - Postdoctoral Researcher, Universiteit Utrecht

Huibert Crijns - Koninklijke Bibliotheek

James Hetherington* - Head of Research Software Development for High-Processing Computing in Research IT Services, University College London

Jamie Parker* - PhD Candidate, Northeastern University

Juan Manuel Rodríguez Martínez* - Student, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

Julia Hickie - National Library of Australia

Laura Angélica López Méndez* - Student, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

Leen-Kiat Soh* - Associate Professor with the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Luke McKernan - British Library

Maaike Napolitano - Koninklijke Bibliotheek

Marc Priewe* - Professor of American Literature & Culture, Institute for Literary Studies (ILW), Universität Stuttgart

Martin Riedl* - Postdoctoral Researcher, Institute of Natural Language Processing, Universität Stuttgart

Melanie Lovell-Smith - National Library of New Zealand

Nicola Frean - National Library of New Zealand

Otto Latva* - PhD Candidate, Turun Yliopisto

Raquel Alegre* - Research Software Developer for High-Processing Computing in Research IT Services, University College London

Rocío Castellanos Rueda* - Postdoctoral Researcher, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

Roma Klapaukh* - Research Software Developer for Research IT Services (High Processing Computing), University College London

Seth Cayley - Gale, A Cengage Company

Steffen Koch* - Researcher, Institute for Visualization and Interactive Systems (VIS), Universität Stuttgart

Steven Claeyssens - Koninklijke Bibliotheek

Tim Sherratt - Associate Professor of Digital Heritage, University of Canberra

Ye Liu* - PhD Student, North Carolina State University

* Member of the Oceanic Exchanges Project Team