Open Context Wins Award for Outstanding Work in Digital Archaeology

OpenContext-DigitalArch-Award-2016The Archaeological Institute of America (AIA) has selected Open Context as the 2016 recipient of its Award for Outstanding Work in Digital Archaeology. The award recognizes “projects, groups, and individuals that deploy digital technology in innovative ways in the realms of excavation, research, teaching, publishing, or outreach” with a goal of “recognizing the value of digital scholarship and encouraging its practice.” Eric Kansa and Sarah Whitcher Kansa received the award at the AIA meeting in San Francisco on January 7, 2016. This is the third year the AIA has honored projects with this award. Past recipients include the Ancient World Online (2015) and Fasti Online (2014).

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