Title: A New and Comprehensive Gazetteer, being a delineation of the present state of the World
Institution: The British Library
Country: United KingdomPublic Domain
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.
Our Discovering Europe season highlights Europe’s rich natural beauty and cultural heritage to inspire travel to local and alternative destinations. Cultural heritage professionals can explore news, content and information related to tourism in the cultural heritage sector on our dedicated page.
Title: A Vision for European Cultural Heritage 2025
Creator: Sebastiaan Ter Burg
Date: May 2018, Bulgaria
Institution: Europeana FoundationCC BY
Europeana’s June workshops on ‘Digital transformation in the time of COVID-19’ are complete, and the topics and questions they highlighted have ongoing relevance for the cultural heritage sector. In this post, Michael Peter Edson explores the ‘edge predictions’ that workshop participants imagined as the possible futures for digital cultural heritage.
When large parts of Europe went into lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic, events had to start to work very differently. In this post, Europeana Foundation Events Manager, Gina van der Linden, reflects on this shift from physical to digital events, and shares her learnings from the past few months.
Institution: Wellcome Collection
Country: United KingdomCC BY
Tools, resources and innovative and inspiring examples of how the cultural heritage sector is harnessing digital cultural heritage to respond to the challenges of COVID-19.
We form projects and partnerships around new ideas and technologies that encourage audiences to engage with their cultural heritage.