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Created: 6 September 2019
The Digital Europe Programme is a new funding programme from the European Union which will shape and support the digital transformation of Europe’s society and economy. Europeana will be co-financed by this programme when it begins in 2021. Take the EU's survey on the priorities of the programme now and show them that support and ambition for digital cultural heritage is vital.Read more
Sebastiaan Ter Burg
The NetherlandsCC BY-SA
Created: 30 August 2019
Do you run a project that promotes innovation in digital cultural heritage? Are you part of a programme or enterprise that connects communities? Or perhaps you’re planning a project that covers these areas?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