IAM Historical Document Database (IAM-HistDB)
The IAM-HistDB is a repository of data sets that contain handwritten historical manuscript images together with ground truth data for training and testing automatic handwriting recognition systems.
The IAM-HistDB repository currently includes the following data sets:
- Saint Gall Database - 9th century, Latin
Before you download one of the IAM-HistDB data sets, we ask you to register so we are aware of who is using our data. Once registered you can download any of the data sets.
The IAM-HistDB data sets may be used for non-commercial research and teaching purposes only.
If you have any questions or suggestions, please contact Andreas Fischer (afischer at iam.unibe.ch).