Quartex caters for the needs of libraries and archives in delivering a platform that is easy to implement and intuitive to use. It supports diverse user needs and workflows, and provides a robust and scalable platform solution.

Specialist Experience
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Specialist Experience

  • Developed by editorial and developer teams with experience of creating award winning digital products.
  • Supports rich metadata at both asset and image level.
  • Created in consultation with leading libraries and archives around the world.
  • Dedicated, knowledgeable customer service support provision.

Handwritten Text Recognition (HTR)
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Handwritten Text Recognition (HTR)

  • The only platform solution with built-in HTR functionality.
  • Cutting-edge artificial intelligence to make all your content discoverable.
  • Remarkably high accuracy levels.
  • OCR also allows all printed text to be fully searchable.

Easy Implementation
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Easy Implementation

  • An intuitive, out of the box platform.
  • Easy ingest of assets and metadata from existing platforms and repositories.
  • Supports all image types, as well as audio and video files.
  • Bulk uploads possible.
  • Allows PDF download and export of images and data in multiple formats.

Showcase Collections
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Showcase Collections

  • Sophisticated navigation, styling and branding options for your websites.
  • Responsive front-end design allows full functionality on mobiles and tablets.
  • Supports easy addition of editorial content and contextual information.
  • Advanced in-platform cataloguing options and support of most metadata standards.
  • Allows individual web pages to be edited and independently published.
  • Built to comply with WCAG 2.0 AA accessibility standards.

Fully Hosted
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Fully Hosted

  • Utilises a cloud-based hosting solution.
  • In-built preservation options for master files.
  • Secure data storage through a fully load balanced and scalable cloud-based hosting solution.
  • In-platform creation of A/V digital surrogates.
  • Features HTTP over Transport Layer Security.
  • Optional Two-factor Authentication.
  • Support for all browser and software upgrades.

Collection Management
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Collection Management

  • Tiered access management structure.
  • Administrator review of cataloguing progress and collection building.
  • Customisable dashboards provide reports on asset type, status and storage.
  • Usage statistics: site analytics available for each published collection.
  • Digital assets can be published to multiple collections.
  • Soft delete and versioning options.
  • Supports use of established and bespoke controlled vocabularies and thesauri.



  • Search Engine Optimisation makes all published collections discoverable.
  • Capacity for full text search across manuscript and printed material.
  • Advanced search and filtering capacity.
  • IIIF compatible image viewer.
  • Cross-platform search functionality.
  • Federated search possible across all Quartex-published content.

Explore Quartex

Visit the Quartex demo site to view sample collections created using the platform. 

Get in touch

If you have any queries regarding the Quartex platform please contact us.