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EuropeanaTech Community

Who we are

EuropeanaTech is the community of experts, developers, and researchers from the R&D sector within the greater Europeana Network Association.

What we do

We coordinate research and development endeavors that seek to improve the standing of European digital cultural heritage and facilitate knowledge across the sector at large.

Why join?

  • Network and collaborate with multidisciplinary technical professionals from around the world in Europeana’s largest digital cultural heritage community

  • Contribute to the forefront of digital cultural heritage through proposing and participating in EuropeanaTech Task Forces

  • Engage in discussion on our EuropeanaTech mailing list with over 1.000 other heritage technical professionals

  • Share your work through blogs or tackle bigger topics through our own publication, EuropeanaTech Insight.

Task Forces

Interoperability of annotations and user sets

Interoperability of annotations and user sets

This Task Force aims to foster interoperability across the applications and projects in the Europeana context that produce, publish and/or consume annotations and user sets, by maturing the specifications that are used in the process, notably in terms of data models and APIs.

EuropeanaTech Community Work Plan 2020

The EuropeanaTech Community is one of the Europeana Network Association's six specialist communities. Explore their work plan for 2020.


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EuropeanaTech Insight

Activities and resources

R&D recommendations

Title: View of Haarlem with Bleaching Grounds

Creator: Jacob van Ruisdael

Date: Circa 1675

Institution: Mauritshuis

Country: Netherlands

Public Domain

R&D recommendations

Research and development recommendation reports produced as outcomes of activites of the EuropeanaTech special interest community.

Meet the Steering Group

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Stay updated about the latest news and share your ideas in the discussions.


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Latest news

Approaches for handling multilingualism for digital cultural heritage

Approaches for handling multilingualism for digital cultural heritage

Created: 13 January 2021

Providing seamless access to collections in multiple languages has been a key objective for Europeana since its inception. In this post, we give an update on recent strategic developments at Europeana on this topic and introduce a new issue of EuropeanaTech Insight dedicated to multilingualism in digital cultural heritage.  

Announcing the EuropeanaTech Challenge for Europeana Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning datasets

Announcing the EuropeanaTech Challenge for Europeana Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning datasets

Created: 8 January 2021

EuropeanaTech is excited to invite proposals for the assembly of Artificial Intelligence/ Machine Learning (AI/ML) datasets drawn from the extensive collections on the Europeana website. Two proposals will be selected to receive a financial stipend of €2,500 each, to support the production, documentation and publication of the datasets.

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