Topic: digital archive

Digitizing press photography: Euro-photo

In Europe, there are big efforts for digitizing photo archives, merging them to Europeana and making them accessible. The press agencies own millions of historical images which are indeed part of cultural heritage – as they represent faithfully crucial moments of european recent history. This is EURO-photo. Continue reading


Norway: exploring new paths for ancient books

Having already digitized its precious collection of ancient books, the Gunnerus Library of Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in cooperation with the National Library of Norway is launching a project to explore new digital tools for a deeper interaction with digitized documents. Continue reading


EuropeanaPhotography kick-off

In the beautiful framework of Florence, at Alinari’s ancient palace, the opening conference of EuropeanaPhotography project will take place on 9th and 10th February . The kick-off will be the occasion for all the partners to meet and to share … Continue reading


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DIGITAL MEETS HERITAGE

Heritage generally refers to something inherited from the past. The word has several different senses, including natural heritage, food heritage, tradition… Continue reading


ASREN: Arab States Research and Education Networking.

The e-AGE platform organized by ASREN on December 12-14, 2011 has set among its priorities the development of pan-Arab e-Infrastructure, coordination with regional e-infrastructures, and enhancement of research and education cooperation in a wide range of activities, among the Arab countries and with communities in Europe, the US, Canada, Latin America, Africa, and the world at large. Continue reading


Available on-line the second issue of Uncommon Culture

Uncommon Culture magazine is a journal born from an idea of Maria Sliwinska and realized on behalf of the Athena Project Consortium. Continue reading


ISRAEL MUSEUMS GOING DIGITAL

More than 35 Museums in Israel merged into a project for enhancing Israel Cultural Heritage through digital technologies on the model of some European best practice as Europeana and Linked Heritage. Continue reading


13th International Annual Conference “EVA Moscow”

The conference welcomes representatives of intergovernmental and international non-governmental organisations, public authorities in the sphere of culture, education, science, information and communications. Continue reading


TELDAP International Conference 2012

Following the successful conference series of 2009 TELDAP, 2010 TELDAP and 2011 TELDAP, the next TELDAP International Conference will be scheduled on February 21-24, 2012 at Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan. The 2012 TELDAP International Conference, hosted by the International Collaboration … Continue reading