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Europeana Copyright Community

Who we are

The Europeana Copyright community is a group of professionals interested in copyright and digital cultural heritage. 

What we do

We cultivate, curate and share knowledge around the topic of copyright in the cultural heritage sector. We run dedicated communications channels to help professionals access tools, resources and news around copyright as well as to discuss best practices across the sector.

Why join?

  • Shape copyright practices that serve the needs of the digital cultural heritage sector
  • Stay informed about copyright trends, legal and policy changes, rights information and approaches to clearing rights
  • Share best practice, connect with like-minded professionals and promote your activities through our mailing list
  • Contribute to advancing digital cultural heritage in Europe by engaging with our projects, task forces and working groups

Activities and resources

Task Forces and Working Groups

Out of Commerce works Working Group
Title:
Helsingin rautatieasema, perspektiivipiirustus keskushallista, 1913
Creator:
Saarinen, Eliel
Institution:
Museum of Finnish Architecture
Country:
Finland

Out of Commerce works Working Group

This Working Group provides a space to exchange information and recommend approaches to successfully use the legal solution to make out of commerce works available online.

Meet the Steering Group

Meet Fred Saunderson, Community Chair and the members and manager of the steering group

Latest news

Discover insights from the Copyright office hours on artificial intelligence
Title:
Turner beim Bockspringen
Creator:
Hamann, Heinrich
Date:
1905 -1909
Institution:
Museum of Arts and Crafts, Hamburg
Country:
Germany

Discover insights from the Copyright office hours on artificial intelligence

Created: 11 July 2023

Europeana Copyright Office Hours was back on 16 May with a session on artificial intelligence and its implications for digital cultural heritage. This session was co-organised with the Europeana Network Association’s Research and EuropeanaTech communities. Read the answers to the questions under discussion and join future sessions!

Discover insights from the Copyright office hours on licenses, labels, statements and tools
Title:
Turnerinnen an Ringen
Creator:
Hamann, Heinrich
Date:
1905-1909
Institution:
Museum of Arts and Crafts, Hamburg
Country:
Germany

Discover insights from the Copyright office hours on licenses, labels, statements and tools

Created: 19 June 2023

Europeana Copyright Office Hours returned on 25 April with a session on licenses, labels, statements and tools such as Creative Commons licenses and Rights Statements used in the digital cultural heritage sector. Explore what was discussed with peers and copyright experts in the community and how to join future sessions!

Upcoming events

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