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

Open Letter on EU Copyright Reform News, NEMO activities, EU Culture Policy, Copyrights, Museums in a Digital World

29.05.2017 | NEMO is among the over 60 signatories of the open letter to the Ministers attending the Competitiveness Council and European Parliament Rapporteur MEP Therese Comodini Cachia asking the European lawmakers to oppose some of the...
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NEMO at Intermuseum 2017 in Moscow News, NEMO activities, Museums in a Digital World, Museums as Social Agents

29.05.2017 | NEMO's Secretary General Julia Pagel attended the Intermuseum 2017 conference in Moscow, Russia. Together with Mikhail Gnedovsky she spoke about strategies for the future of European museums.
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[Call for Applications] European Museum of the Year Award 2018 News, Projects & Calls, Museums as Social Agents, Museum Management, Museums in a Digital World, Audience Development

23.05.2017 | The call for applications is open until 12 June 2017! The Awards recognise excellence in the European museum scene.
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