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Europeana Labs

Europeana Labs is the go-to place for those who have the imagination, skills and desire to play with digital cultural content and use it in their experimental works or sustainable business projects.

Find below practical resources to start building with cultural collections as quickly and easily as possible, including openly licensed, thematic datasets and four free APIs. Explore how we can help you fund your idea through online challenges and match funding calls. Discover examples of applications using Europeana.

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Steam engine video project wins the Europeana #STEM Challenge!

Created: 20 June 2019

Steam engine video project wins the Europeana #STEM Challenge!

Created: 20 June 2019

Meet the winner of our latest Europeana STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) Challenge invited educational vloggers, teachers and educational startups to submit video project ideas that show how you can bring cultural heritage to life in classrooms and beyond.

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Got a digital idea that bridges cultural and audiovisual content? Apply for Creative Europe funding by 20 June

Created: 21 May 2019

Do you have an idea that uses innovative technology to bring together different cultural and creative sectors, including the audiovisual sector?

Do you have an idea for new approaches and tools for the access to, distribution, promotion or monetisation of culture and creativity, including cultural heritage?

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Discover our latest datasets for some of our best, openly licensed and directly accessible content.