The digital transformation of Europe’s cultural heritage institutions makes varied and valuable resources available to researchers, professors and university students. We work to connect academia with cultural heritage institutions, and support heritage professionals in working with researchers. We encourage the development of skills to embrace digital change in research and new ways of teaching and learning at university, and nurture forms of community engagement involving non-professional researchers. Through this page, explore resources to support these activities and find out more about Europeana Research. For any enquiries, contact Alba Irollo

Research and digital cultural heritage: new impact horizons

In May 2021, Europeana brought together cultural heritage professionals, policy makers, academics and researchers at a dedicated symposium to discuss impact horizons of research nurtured by digital cultural heritage. 

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Title: Engineering: a hoist in use at an arsenal.
Creator: Leonardo da Vinci
Institution: Wellcome Collection
Country: United Kingdom


Publishing GLAM data as FAIR data
Title: Event image

Publishing GLAM data as FAIR data

This webinar explored the benefits of publishing GLAM data as FAIR data and addressed questions about how this can be achieved. 


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

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


Title: DARIAH logo
Date: 2020


Europeana and DARIAH work to improve the conditions of access to cultural institutions’ digital collections and support the academic community in reusing digital cultural heritage for research purposes. 

Title: CLARIN logo
Date: 2020


This partnership, established in 2015, sees CLARIN integrate digital cultural heritage data from Europeana into their research infrastructure for use by the academic community. 


InDICes ‘Measuring the impact DIgital CulturE’ is a project funded under Horizon 2020 DT Governance call programme.

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Title: Logo inDICEs project
Date: 2020

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Meet the winners of the Europeana research grants and prizes 2021

Created: 1 November 2021

We are delighted to announce the winners of the fifth Europeana Research Grants Programme call. Three projects on crowdsourcing and research received a grant and two projects for video tutorials for Higher Education were awarded a special prize. Read on to find out more.

Professionals in Focus - Milena Dobreva
Title: Milena Dobreva presenting MA Library and Information studies at UCL Qatar, Doha.
Creator: Milena Dobreva
Date: 2017

Professionals in Focus - Milena Dobreva

Created: 28 June 2021

For ‘Professionals in Focus’ , we speak to Europeana Network Association Members Councillors about their roles, working lives and plans for their time on the Council. This month, Milena Dobreva discusses the concept of heteromation and bringing together GLAM and research sectors.