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

Leaked Copyright Directive by the European Commission News, EU Culture Policy, Copyrights, NEMO activities, Museums in a Digital World, Cultural Creativity

05.09.2016 | We have collected links to the leaked directive, impact assessment and an offical communication on copyright, set to be published this month, and summarised the key articles. The directive is planned as an addition instead of an...
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The ARTS+ conference and fair from 19-23 October News, NEMO activities, Museums in a Digital World, Cultural Creativity, Urban Development

16.08.2016 | NEMO facilitates the session on innovative projects in cultural heritage at The ARTS+ a one-day conference and five-day fair from 19-23 October 2016. It serves as a marketplace for the international cultural economy in times of...
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Three publications on cultural awareness, access to finance and promoting reading available! News, EU Culture Policy, Museum Management, Cultural Creativity, Museums in a Digital World, European funding for museums, Learning

15.08.2016 | Voices of Culture shared the latest outputs from Member States working on "promoting reading in the digital environment", "cultural awareness and expression" and "access to finance for the cultural and creative sectors", through...
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