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Quality criteria for public cultural Web applications: recommendations and guidelines


  • CD-ROM: Compact Disc Read-Only Memory
  • CERN: Conseil Européen pour la Recherche Nucléaire
  • DIGICULT: Digital Heritage and Cultural Content
  • EAD: Encoded Archival Description
  • EBLIDA: European Bureau of Library, Information and Documentation Associations
  • EEC: European Economic Community
  • ERPANET: Electronic Resource Preservation and Access Network
  • EU: Eurepean Union
  • FAQ: Frequently Asked Questions
  • GIF: Graphics Interchange Format
  • HCI Human-Computer Interaction
  • HTML HyperText Markup Language
  • ICA: International Council of Archives
  • ICANN: The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers
  • ICOM: International Council of Museum
  • ICT: Information and Communication Technology
  • IFLA: International Federation of Libraries Associations
  • IPR: Intellectual Property Rights
  • ISAAR: International Standard Archivial Authority Record
  • ISAD: International Standard Archivial Description
  • ISBD: International Standard Bibliographic Description
  • JPEG: Joint Photographic Experts Group
  • LABsTECH: Laboratories on Science and Technology for the conservation of European Cultural heritage
  • MiLE: Milano - Lugano Evaluation Method
  • MINERVA: Ministerial NetwoRk for Valorising Activities in digitation
  • OPAC: On-line Public Access Catalogues
  • PNG: Portable Network Graphics
  • ROC: Request of Content
  • TDL: Top Level Domain
  • UNESCO: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
  • VRD: Virtual Reference Desk
  • W3C: World Wide Web Consortium
  • WAI: Web Accessibility Iniziative
  • WCAG: Web Content Accessibility Guidelines
  • WWW: World Wide Web
  • XHTML: The Extensible HyperText Markup Language

Adopted in the handbook

  • PCE: Public Cultural Entity
  • PCWA: Public Cultural Web Application

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