IWM's Digitisation Programme

IWM has an ongoing digitisation programme that reflects various priorities. We are currently working on digitising the following sets of items from our collections:

  • Home front films from our First World War film collection - 50 films/10 hours
  • The entire First World War film collection - 1,000 films/190 hours
  • Colonial films selected by an Arts and Humanities Research Council project - 50 films/10 hours
  • Film selected for exploitation through commercial sales - 500 films/100 hours per year
  • Papers of Siegfried Sassoon
  • Photographs from the First World War Q series - 115,000 photographs
  • Photographs from the Bond of Sacrifice series - 14,000 photographs