Posted on Wednesday April 7, 2021

Updated on Friday April 30, 2021

Digitising our Local Heritage: Europeana in focus

This webinar shows audiences how Europeana strives to empower the cultural heritage sector in its digital transformation, explores the Europeana website, and shows how organisations can get involved.

About

Europe Direct Waterford and Waterford Libraries in partnership with Waterford Archives, the Digital Repository of Ireland (DRI) and Europeana organised this webinar to introduce audiences to Europeana. It explores the Europeana website, which gives access to millions of books, music, artworks and more – with sophisticated search and filter tools to help researchers find what they are looking for with many features such as online exhibitions, galleries and blogs to inform and inspire anyone with an interest in history and cultural heritage. It also shows audiences how Europeana strives to empower the cultural heritage sector in its digital transformation and how organisations can get involved.

It too place on Tuesday 20 April from 10am – 11am.

Speakers

  • Adrian Murphy, Collection Engagement, Europeana Collections Manager Europeana Foundation  
  • Killian Downing, Europeana Members Council Member, Archivist Dublin City University  
  • Dr. Kathryn Cassidy, technical team at the Digital Repository of Ireland  
  • Joanne Rothwell, Waterford City and County Archivist (Chair)

Resources

  • Join the Europeana Network Association to receive news about the digital transformation of the cultural heritage sector, network with peers and hear about relevant events, resources and opportunities.
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