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

Winners of Heritage in Motion Awards announced News, Learning, Museums in a Digital World, Museums as Social Agents

02.10.2017 | During the annual conference of the European Museum Academy the winners of the 2017 Heritage in Motion Awards in four categories as well as two special mentions were announced.
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Call for Proposals: CEF Telecom Call - Europeana open until 28 November 2017 News, EU Culture Policy, Projects & Calls, Museums in a Digital World, Sharing

27.09.2017 | To increase the interoperability, connectivity and deployment of trans-European digital infrastructures across the EU, the European Commission opened a call to work towards the Digital Service Infrastructures (DSIs).
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Successful NEMO European Seminar "Museums Meet Museums" from 15-16 September 2017 in Bucharest! News, NEMO activities, Museum Management, Cultural Creativity, Museums in a Digital World

19.09.2017 | The first edition of the "Museums Meet Museums" international seminar launched by NEMO and its member the National Network of Romanian Museums commenced successfully on Saturday, 16 September 2017.
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