Community effort to translate copyright terms into 5 languages

Created: 27 August 2018

Community effort to translate copyright terms into 5 languages

Created: 27 August 2018

Imagine you’ve discovered a great object on Europeana Collections. You want to use it, but you’re not sure how to do it correctly. Would it be easier for you to understand and share if the copyright and reuse information was correct and available in your native language? We believed it would and our Copyright Community has made it happen.

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EPIC collections spotlight the uniqueness of legacy

EPIC’s Storytelling gallery

2018

EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum

Ireland

CC BY-SA

Created: 23 August 2018

EPIC collections spotlight the uniqueness of legacy

Created: 23 August 2018

As a part of Europeana Migration, EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum in Dublin has been hosting a series of collections days. We speak with Senior Curator, Nathan Mannion about what it takes to delve into Ireland’s migration history, and the sweet fickleness of personal legacy.

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The youth movement in cultural heritage - lessons from Berlin’s Youth Summit

The team from Erfgoed Brabant at the Berlin Summit, 2018, CC BY-SA - Aleksandra Strzelichowska

2018

Europeana

Netherlands

CC BY-SA

Created: 20 August 2018

The youth movement in cultural heritage - lessons from Berlin’s Youth Summit

Created: 20 August 2018

How to get young people interested in cultural heritage? How do you give them a voice? Moreover - how do you successfully run a summit on a European level? Aleksandra Strzelichowska poses these questions to Youth Summit: The Future is Heritage event coordinator Francisca Priem.

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European Migration - what we are learning and what we know for sure

Miestas kalnuose, 1616–1619, M. K. Čiurlionis National Museum of Art, Lithuania, CC BY

1616–1619

M. K. Čiurlionis National Museum of Art

Lithuania

CC BY

Created: 15 August 2018

European Migration - what we are learning and what we know for sure

Created: 15 August 2018

More than halfway through Europeana Migration, we stop to highlight some key takeaways already gained and get a word from our Chief Culture Officer Zubia Naqvi on the importance of multiculturalism and a globalised Europe. 

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Keeping digitised heritage accessible: the case of broken links

Created: 14 August 2018

Ever find yourself frustrated by a link that doesn’t take you to where you want to go? Is there anything worse than a 404 message that the page doesn’t exist? Find out what we are doing at Europeana to combat this and boost SEO.

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Introducing the Copyright Community

Created: 3 August 2018

If you’re interested in keeping up with how copyright works in the cultural heritage sector, or want to learn from best practices and even share your own, the Copyright Community is for you!

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Who are we, Europeana, in this digital transformation?

Created: 30 July 2018

Who are we, Europeana, in this digital transformation?

Created: 30 July 2018

Digital transformation is a phrase that's been reverberating through political spheres. But what exactly does it mean? And just where do we fit in this transformation? We posed these questions to Europeana Foundation Executive Director Harry Verwayen who spoke about values and impact and offered a more personal perspective into what it means to transform the world with culture on a daily basis.

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GLAM tech: Making viewing items on Europeana Collections seamless with the Europeana Media Proxy

Created: 27 July 2018

There’s always some construction going on behind the scenes of Europeana Collections. We're constantly making improvements to make searching for and viewing cultural heritage seamless. One of our tools is the Europeana Media Proxy. In this GLAM tech series post, we tell you all about it.

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Second 2018 Members Council meeting: Transforming communities and getting to work

Created: 16 July 2018

On 5 and 6 July, the Network Association's Members Council came together in the National Library of The Netherlands, The Hague for their second meeting of 2018. Two days were filled with hard work, intense discussions and new initiatives that focused on transforming the new network communities.

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