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.

To access publications and other documents that regard Museums in a Digital World, head to the Reading Corner.

Recent News in Museums in a Digital World

NEMO responds to EU PSI Directive News, NEMO activities, EU Culture Policy, Advocacy, Museums in a Digital World, Sharing

10.10.2017 | The public consultation of the PSI Directive by the European Commission investigates the response to the current PSI Directive on the accessibility and re-use of public and publicly funded data.
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NEMO meeting with long standing partner European Museum Academy News, NEMO activities, Museums in a Digital World, Museum Management, Advocacy, Collaboration

04.10.2017 | NEMO's Secretary General Julia Pagel met with the board of the European Museum Academy (EMA) during their annual conference in Skopje, Macedonia.
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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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