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Ben W. Brumfield

Austin, Texas
Sara Brumfield and Ben Brumfield are partners in Brumfield Labs. Their product, FromThePage, is a collaborative transcription platform for handwritten historical documents used by libraries, archives, and museums worldwide including the Stanford University Archive and the British Library. They’ve been working with the IIIF Consortium since 2014, wrote the IIIF Implementation Guide, conduct workshops and speak on IIIF regularly. Prior to founding FromThePage, Sara spent 17 years as a software engineer with IBM. Ben has written and presented on crowdsourced manuscript transcription for over a decade.