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We empower the cultural heritage sector in its digital transformation. We develop expertise, tools and policies to embrace digital change and encourage partnerships that foster innovation. We make it easier for people to use cultural heritage for education, research, creation and recreation. Our work contributes to an open, knowledgeable and creative society.

News

Highlights from a year of working on impact for cultural heritage
Title: New bone growth within a bioceramic bone substitute
Creator: Karin Hing
Institution: Wellcome Collection
Country: United Kingdom
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Highlights from a year of working on impact for cultural heritage

Created: 22 September 2021

Embedding impact at the heart of Europeana’s work on capacity building for digital transformation has been a major focus of our activities over the past year. We share highlights from our work and tools to support your own impact practice! 

New European Bauhaus: an interview with Marie-Véronique Leroi
Title: Marie-Véronique Leroi at EuropeanaTech Conference 2018
Creator: Sebastiaan ter Burg
Date: 15-05-18
Institution: Europeana Foundation
Country: Netherlands
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New European Bauhaus: an interview with Marie-Véronique Leroi

Created: 21 September 2021

The European Commission’s New European Bauhaus initiative wants to put sustainability, inclusivity and beauty at the heart of Europe’s future. We interview Marie-Véronique Leroi of the French Ministry of Culture and Chair of the Europeana Aggregators’ Forum.

Projects

We form projects and partnerships around new ideas and technologies that encourage audiences to engage with their cultural heritage.


Learn more
Title: Winter Scene from the Stockholm Waterfront.
Creator: Alfred Bergström
Date: 1899
Institution: Nationalmuseum Sweden
Country: Sweden
Public Domain

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APIs
Title: Spents.
Creator: Lövqvist, Albin
Institution: Länsmuseet Gävleborg
Country: Sweden
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APIs

Europeana APIs can be used to build applications from the wealth of our collections, drawn from instiutions across Europe.

Events
Title: Merry Company
Creator: Isack Elyas
Date: 1629
Institution: Rijksmuseum
Country: Netherlands
Public Domain

Events

Europeana organises, attends and highlights a number of events throughout the year - explore some of interest.

Research
Title: De astronoom
Creator: Abraham Delfos, after Johannes Vermeer
Date: 1794
Institution: Rijksmuseum
Country: Netherlands
Public Domain

Research

Funding, resources and a community to bring together digital cultural heritage, academia and research.

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