Museums in a Digital World

The digital shift has had a significant impact on society, and museums have their own role to play in this process. It has the potential to add considerable value to the work of museums.

In recent years there has been a growing demand for reliable data about the digitisation of, access to, and the preservation of museum collections in the cultural heritage institutions of Europe.

Through digitisation and new media devices, museums can engage with a wider and more diverse audience on various levels and play an increasingly interactive and educational role within society.

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Recent News in Museums in a Digital World

[Survey] The Getty asks for user community to improve Vocabularies LOD web site News, Projects & Calls, Museums in a Digital World, Collection Mobility

11.04.2017 | The Getty is currently in the planning stages for improving and expanding the Vocabularies LOD web site. The user community is invited to review the current functionality and request new features in an online survey.
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MICHAEL Culture // Call for Workshop // 4-5 May 2017 News, Projects & Calls, Museums in a Digital World, Museum Management

22.03.2017 | We would like to make you aware of the international workshop our partner the Michael Culture Association offers in cooperation with Dariah IT and Master DILL from 4-5 May 2017 in Florence, Italy and encourage you to apply.
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[Call for Applications] Museums in Short Awards News, Projects & Calls, Museums in a Digital World, Museums as Social Agents

08.03.2017 | Museums that have created narratives in video format related to museums from 1 January 2014 onwards are eligible to apply for the Museums in Short Awards 2017.
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