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11 Oct 2019
Internet Festival / Fondazione Sistema ToscanaCC BY-NC
Created: 14 January 2020
CultureMoves works to develop technologies that encourage the use, adaption and sharing of content from Europeana in real-life scenarios for tourism and education. In this guest post for Pro News, the team behind the project highlight the tools, activities and events they have been working on.Read more
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Created: 8 January 2020
This January we look at how the public domain contributes to the re-use of cultural heritage and explore different aspects of open acces. In this post, we begin by highlighting which of the more than ten million public domain works accessible through Europeana were viewed the most last year.Read more
Discover our latest datasets for some of our best, openly licensed and directly accessible content.
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