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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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Facilitating archival research on the study of Greece in the 1940s

Created: 27 August 2020

Digital curation is becoming a familiar concept to many in the cultural heritage sector, but do we realise its potential in making digital cultural heritage reusable for research? Agiatis Benardou discusses the work of the APOLLONIS Task Force, and the processes it has followed to help researchers access disparate archives to study the 1940s in Greece.

Mapping museum digital initiatives during COVID-19

Title: Heritage through a smartphone at Runkelstein Castle

Creator: Chiara Zuanni

Date: 2018

Country: Bolzano/Bozen, Italy


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.