Imagining tomorrow’s libraries at BNF – hackathon

Share

bnfIn 24 hours non-stop, participants will play and experiment around the Gallica digital library and other digital databases of the National Library of France, to develop projects and innovative tools. Scope of the hackathon is to imagine how the librarues of tomorrow will be.

Download the poster of the event (PDF, 92 Kb, French language)

Gallica is one of the major digital libraries available for free via the Internet.

It provides access to any type of document: printed documents (books, press and magazines) in image and text mode, manuscripts, sound and iconographic documents, maps and plans. Gallica is intended to all readers, whether users just having a look, booklovers, students or academics.

http://www.bnf.fr/

 

Leave a Reply


Related Articles

Agreement between Stanford University and Bibliothèque nationale de France
by Caterina Sbrana. The cultural partnership between Standford University and the Bibliothèque nationale de France (BnF), begun a few years ago, led to the creation of a digital archive that brings together both the resources of the archive known as  Images de la Revolution française and the Archives parlementaires. The French Revolution Digital Archive (FRDA) nowadays includes thousands of resourcs regarding the French Revolution, making them available to the international scholarly community ...
First meet-up of European GLAM Hackathon organisers
Invitation: First meet-up of European GLAM Hackathon organisers in Berlin Date: 04th of December 2017 from 10 to 15 Venue: Wikimedia Deutschland e.V. Tempelhofer Ufer 23-24 in 10963 Berlin, Germany Host: the organisers of Coding da Vinci (DDB, digiS and WMDE) After many years of immense efforts to digitize cultural heritage throughout Europe and make it both visible and accessible it is about time to celebrate the achieved treasures in a Union wide range of events, projects and conferences. ...
Learn from the E-Space Hackathons experience
The holding of hackathons is a popular and already well-established activity that offers industries the possibility to gather people enthusiastic to develop new ideas. The E-Space project took up this concept and developed it further, re-conceptualising the meaning of ‘hackathon’ in the cultural heritage sector, engaging creative industries, developers, professionals and new audiences with content and tools delivered and developed, respectively as part of the Europeana Space project. E-Sp...
OJOO minigames hackathon
OJOO consists of an app to play games, and a Design Studio to create games, even without any technical skills or knowledge! If you know how to type text and upload a picture, you’re all set. And once you have created your game, you can publish it in OJOO store to share, sell and play it with people around the world. With OJOO everyone can create mobile games without coding. Link media, challenges and rewards to locations & augment the reality! OJOO is now launching a real competitio...