OpenGLAM is supported by a global network of people and organisations who are working to open up content and data held by GLAM institutions.

We run workshops and provide documentation for cultural institutions wanting to open up their data and content as well as organising events bringing together groups that are committed to building an open cultural commons.

Events

This is a calendar of global events relevant to the OpenGLAM network. It includes hackathons, code sprints, conferences and meet-ups that relate to opening up cultural heritage. Open GLAM Calendar
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Events on November 3, 2014
  • International Conference on Cultural Heritage EUROMED2014

    Starts: November 3, 2014

    Ends: November 9, 2014

    Location: Limassol, Cyprus

  • British Library Labs Symposium

    Starts: November 3, 2014

    Ends: November 3, 2014

    Location: The British Library, 96 Euston Rd, London NW1 2DB, United Kingdom

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Events on November 4, 2014
  • J. Boye Aarhus 14: Networked Knowledge in Action

    Starts: November 4, 2014

    Ends: November 7, 2014

    Location: Aarhus, Denmark

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Events on November 7, 2014
  • Museums Beyond the Web (UKMW2014)

    Starts: November 7, 2014

    Ends: November 8, 2014

    Location: Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London, United Kingdom

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Events on November 13, 2014
  • Zugang gestalten!

    Starts: November 13, 2014

    Ends: November 15, 2014

    Location: Hamburger Bahnhof, Invalidenstraße 50-51, Berlin, Germany

  • Berliner Gazette Symposium: Slow Politics

    Starts: November 13, 2014

    Ends: November 16, 2014

    Location: Berlin, Germany

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Events on November 18, 2014
  • Putting Linked Library Data to Work: the DM2E Showcase

    Starts: November 18, 2014

    Ends: November 18, 2014

    Location: Austrian National Library, Josefsplatz 1, Vienna, Austria

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Events on November 22, 2014
  • Stacks Unbound

    Starts: November 22, 2014

    Ends: November 22, 2014

    Location: Oxford e-Research Centre, 7 Keble Road, Oxford, Oxon OX1 3QG, United Kingdom

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Events on November 24, 2014
  • IMCW2014: 5th International Symposium on Information Management in a Changing World

    Starts: November 24, 2014

    Ends: November 27, 2014

    Location: Club Hotel Sera, Lara Caddesi, Antalya, Turkey

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Events on November 28, 2014
  • Succeed in digitisation

    Starts: November 28, 2014

    Ends: November 28, 2014

    Location: Bibliothèque nationale de France, Quai François Mauriac, Paris, France

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Each month, in our “Curator’s Choice” series, we feature a guest article from a curator on a group of works in one of their openly licensed digital collections.

Curator’s Choice #15: Matthew Hargraves, Chief Curator of Art Collections at the Yale Center for British Art, looks at Paul Mellon as a collector of William Blake and the impact of his lifelong fascination with psychology and psychiatry on his collecting. Read on

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Harvard Library lifts copyright restrictions on public domain works

As part of the international Open Access Week (20-26 October), Harvard Library shared great news on their new policy on the use of digital reproductions of public domain works. From now on, the library will make such reproductions openly available online and treat them as objects in the public domain. This means that users will be able […]

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Open Rubens – the new and improved Rubens Online

This is a guest blog post about the Open Rubens platform written by Joris Janssens of Packed, one of the partners of the Europeana Space (eSpace) project. Open Rubens won the public prize during the Opencultuurdata.be competition 2013. PACKED is a centre of expertise in digital heritage and promotes the use of standards for the […]

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Open Knowledge Foundation joins Europeana Space

This blog (cross-posted from the eSpace blog) introduces the work that Open Knowledge will perform within the Europeana Space project. Open Knowledge will be cooperating on WP3 – The Content Space and provide support and tools about the possibility of re-use of public domain and open content. The aim of the Europeana Space project is to create new opportunities for […]

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EC reports on digitisation in Europe

In early October the European Commission published two reports on the current state of digitisation of cultural heritage material in Europe: one report addresses progress in the area of digitisation and online accessibility of cultural material and digital preservation, while the other looks more specifically at the situation around European film heritage in the digital era. Both reports […]

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