Created: 5 October 2018
Should libraries and museums stop secondary websites from republishing so-called ‘orphan’ works? Ellen Euler, professor for Open Access & Open Data in Germany at the University of Applied Science Potsdam, looks at a current case in point playing out in Germany.
Created: 25 September 2018
Today, Europeana Executive Director Harry Verwayen spoke at the EBU event Cultural heritage for the future: the role of media innovation. In his presentation which follows, Harry illustrates the challenges facing digital audiovisual archives, and the potential of new technologies, including AI, to overcome these challenges.
Created: 1 March 2018
Everyone should know what they can do with the works they discover through Europeana Collections. This is the basic premise that drives our work to help data partners apply the most appropriate rights statements to the objects they publish. What if we made the information we publish about copyright and reuse available in your native language? Would it make it easier for you to understand and share?
Created: 2 February 2018
Recent research by Kennisland identified that 62% of content published via Europeana have accurate rights statements, and that there are common issues that lead to the 38% that are inaccurate.
Created: 25 January 2018
We cultivate, curate and share knowledge around the topic of copyright in the cultural heritage sector.