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The British Library
United KingdomPublic Domain
Created: 1 October 2019
Europeana Communicators recently held their first ‘Solve-It-Session’ webinar on digital storytelling. Here, we look at the topics and themes that came up and share the recording so you can watch again.Read more
Kungliga Biblioteket, lässalen, kapitel - Holger.Ellgaard
Created: 25 September 2019
This is the second part of our reporting on the recent events for all things Wikimedia – the annual Wikimania conference, held this year in Stockholm – where Europeana held several associated events. Following the main conference, Europeana convened the inaugural meeting of National Libraries (and equivalent consortium organisations) who are currently working directly with Wikidata and its underlying software Wikibase. This event was organised by our Wikimedia liaison Liam Wyatt and hosted by our partners the National Library of Sweden. Liam updates us here on the meeting content.Read more
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Hands showing the sign language alphabet. Coloured line engraving.
United KingdomCC BY
Created: 3 December 2018
Sign languages are completely developed natural languages with their own grammar and lexicon.This …Read more
Created: 5 November 2018
From around 1907 to 1913, film makers were seeking to make distinctive images that went beyond …Read more