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Research

We recognise the huge value of linking researchers with cultural heritage institutions. Bringing Europe’s galleries, museums, libraries, and archives within digital reach allows researchers to access a much wider scope of material and opinion. Through this page you can explore our funding programme for research and the resources of the Europeana Research Community. 

Research Grants Programme

The Europeana Research Grants programme awards funding for events that bring together cultural heritage professionals and researchers.


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Research Community

Open to all professionals dealing with cultural heritage and research, we support our members to meet researchers’ digital cultural heritage needs.


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Latest news

Mapping museum digital initiatives during COVID-19

Title: Heritage through a smartphone at Runkelstein Castle

Creator: Chiara Zuanni

Date: 2018

Country: Bolzano/Bozen, Italy

CC BY-NC

Mapping museum digital initiatives during COVID-19

Created: 4 August 2020

During the COVID-19 pandemic, museums continued to build a relationship with their audiences through a range of digital activities. In this post, Chiara Zuanni, assistant professor in digital humanities at the Centre for Information Modelling at the University of Graz, presents a map aiming to collect and visualize the digital initiatives promoted by museums in this period.

Share3D - helping the cultural heritage sector to tell stories

Share3D - helping the cultural heritage sector to tell stories

Created: 28 May 2020

In this post, Kate Fernie and Dimitris Gavrilis tell us about Share3D, a Europeana Generic Services project which uses 3D as a driver to encourage people to explore and re-use cultural heritage content.

Events

Webinars on digitalised collections 2020: Enriching research – enriching metadata

Title: Gokosho/Vajra ("åskvigg")

Date: 1400-tal

Institution: Statens Museer för Världskultur

Country: Japan

CC BY
10 — 16 June 2020
13:00 — 16:00 Webinar

Webinars on digitalised collections 2020: Enriching research – enriching metadata

The National Heritage Board and Digital Humanities research initiative at Uppsala University, supported by the Europeana Research Grants Programme, will arrange a series of webinars in June, and a workshop in the autumn, focused on finding, accessing, using and enriching metadata in digitalised collections.

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