Research publications

READ project researchers are carrying out and publishing their research on Pattern Recognition, Document Image Analysis, Computer Vision, Natural Language Processing and more.

Research competitions

The ScriptNet platform hosts research competitions in Handwritten Text Recognition, Layout Analysis and associated technologies.  Users can participate in existing competitions or create their own.

Research datasets

According to our Open Research Data policy datasets created in the READ project are publicly made available if permissions from right holders are available.


More than 100 deliverables will be produced by the READ project. Most of these are demonstrators with accompanying  reports which are available to read in open access and give a flavour of the different areas of work on the project.