November 2008, n.14
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27-28 November 2008, Paris, Musée du Quai Branly
Conférence "Numérisation du patrimoine culturel"
In the occasion of this Conference, organised under the French Presidency, EUROPEANA, MICHAEL, and thematic and national portals will be presented, as well as new uses and new services for the public, and cooperation models between private and public sectors.
1-4 December 2008, Moscow, M.I.Rudomino All-Russia State Library for Foreign Literature
The 11th Annual International Conference
EVA MOSCOW 2008
Digitization in South-Eastern Europe
On the web pages of SEEDI (South-Eastern European Digitization Initiative ), it is available the Survey: Cultural and scientific heritage inventory and digitization in South-Eastern Europe, edited by Nikola Ikonomov and Milena Dobreva
Coordinating digitisation in Europe
The new "Member States Progress report: coordination mechanisms for digitisation policies and programmes 2007" is online, with the reports of 27 Member States and 4 Observers
Handbook on cultural web user interaction (2008)
The MINERVA EC Working Group “Quality, Accessibility and Usability" has just edited the first edition of the Handbook on cultural web user interaction, targeted to all people, institutions and projects connected with cultural heritage, which are planning to develop web applications or want to monitor and improve those already on the web.
Technical Guidelines for Digital Cultural Content Creation Programmes (Version 2.0: September 2008)
This publication is an updating of the first edition published in 2004. It provides some more guidelines for the use of technical standards. It is intended primarily as a resource for policy-makers, and for those implementing funding programmes for the creation of digital cultural content.
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