Обложка книги CAD: A Guide to Good Practice (AHDS Guides to Good Practice) (Ahds Guides to Good Practice)

CAD: A Guide to Good Practice (AHDS Guides to Good Practice) (Ahds Guides to Good Practice)

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ISBN: 1900188724;
Издательство: Oxbow Books Limited
Страниц: 104

Book DescriptionThis new Guide to Good Practice is designed to provide direction for individuals and organisations involved in the creation, maintenance, use, and long-term preservation of CAD-based digital resources in the humanities. From archaeological field work to heritage organisations and museums, increasingly CAD files and three-dimensional CAD models comprise a unique component of our digital archives - and one which it may not be possible to reproduce on paper. This Guide offers a basic description of computer-aided drafting or computer-aided design (CAD) software, discussions on the use of CAD in a variety of situations, descriptions of data acquisition methods including field survey and direct object scanning, and good practices in the use of the software. As well as providing a source of useful generic information, the guide emphasises the processes of long-term preservation, archiving, and effective data re-use. An important aim of the Guide is to...