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

Conference Recap: "Building a Museum - Focus on Museums and Creative Industries" News, NEMO activities, Cultural Creativity, Museums in a Digital World, Sharing, Collaboration

12.09.2017 | From 7-9 September 2017 NEMO in cooperation with its partner Think Tank Creative Museum gathered European museum professionals to take a look at practical examples of cooperation between museums and creative industries.
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Heritage in Motion Awards: Finalists announced News, Museums in a Digital World

06.09.2017 | The 12 finalists for the Heritage in Motion Awards 2017 were announced on 5 September 2017 in The Hague, the Netherlands. The annual competition for multimedia dealing with Europe's cultural and natural heritage celebrates...
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Report on Reuse of Public Sector Information in Poland News, Museums in a Digital World, Copyrights, Sharing

06.09.2017 | Centrum Cyfrowe and Fundaja ePanstwo examined the implementation of the Polish Reuse Act since its adoption in February 2016. 20 cultural institutions provided feedback on their experiences.
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