co-funded by the European Commission




Promoting Austrian Cultural and Scientific Heritage via
EUROPEANA



Cultural Her...
Part 1




Europeana – The European Digital Library
Status November 2009



                                              ...
Initiative i2010 of the European Commission




• „Access for all“ (2005)
  – Strengthening the European Information Space...
Promoting Austrian Cultural and Scientific Heritage via
                                        EUROPEANA


   » Provide e...
Summary: Europeana is


• a joint European
 ONLINE -
 access point...



                        www.europeana.eu




    ...
• ... which directly leads to the
 digitized online content held by
 the various European cultural
 and educational organi...
Europeana
                                                                     will not...

• ...collect the original data...
Europeana –
                     the European Digital Library


November
2008

Prototype >
www.europeana.eu

Developed fro...
Europeana –
                   the European Digital Library

• Status autumn 2009:
  • 4,6 Mio. digitized books, newspaper...
Content Status Autumn 2009




Still 82% of the content comes from 4 countries !   10
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How is content integrated into Europeana?

• Individual Organisations
• Thematic
• Domain                            ... A...
Mapping of the local metadata to...

• ESE Schema v3.2 (base on Dublin Core Qualified)
• Europeana mandatory fields:

  • ...
Part 2




Selected Europeana Aggregators




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EuropeanaConnect
                                                           www.europeanaconnect.eu

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The Audio Aggregation
               Platform

www.dismarc.eu




     www.europeanaconnect.eu




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EuropeanaLocal
                                                      www.europeanalocal.eu

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http://www.europeana-local.at          The Austrian
                                Aggregation Platform




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Joint Virtual Metadata Catalogue




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Detail View
Metadata at the
Austrian Aggregator
Platform




              Metadata at the individual
              conten...
OAI Provider




The place from where Europeana will
harvest the data (into www.europeana.eu)
                            ...
The Austrian Aggregator‘s Site provides
                         various Tools
     Example: The Online Mapping Tool




 ...
FAQ – If you want to know more...




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Information




Email
information lists




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Digitale Bibliothek Austria - DBA

• The creation of Austrian working groups for content
  aggregation to Europeana was su...
Biodiversity Heritage Library Europe
                                                           www.bhl-europe.eu

       ...
Free access to digitized biodiversity research literature
                                             A global aim

• BHL...
www.biodiversitylibrary.org




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1. BHL-E Prototype: November 2010




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www.bhl-europe.eu




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Planning

• All projects work to contribute data to the Europeana Rhine
  Release (July 2010) (ESEv3.2)
• First Test Impor...
Kontakt:
               Mag. Gerda Koch
       kochg@europeana-local.at
 AIT Forschungsgesellschaft mbH
Klosterwiesgasse 3...
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  1. 1. co-funded by the European Commission Promoting Austrian Cultural and Scientific Heritage via EUROPEANA Cultural Heritage - Cultural Promotion - Tourism in the Danube Region Mag. Gerda Koch, Dr. Sigrid Reinitzer, 17.11.2009
  2. 2. Part 1 Europeana – The European Digital Library Status November 2009 2
  3. 3. Initiative i2010 of the European Commission • „Access for all“ (2005) – Strengthening the European Information Space Provide online access to the Europeana cultural and scientific heritage for all. i2010 > recommends the creation of a European Digital Library as a single, multilingual access point to the European cultural and scientific heritage 3
  4. 4. Promoting Austrian Cultural and Scientific Heritage via EUROPEANA » Provide easy access to digitized material » Attract new generations of internet users » Make national (regional, local) cultural heritage and scientific research international visible » Create synergies between the different content institutions (exchange of knowledge, working groups, work on international themes...) » Stimulate the creation of new products and services for tourism and education 4
  5. 5. Summary: Europeana is • a joint European ONLINE - access point... www.europeana.eu 5
  6. 6. • ... which directly leads to the digitized online content held by the various European cultural and educational organizations. 6
  7. 7. Europeana will not... • ...collect the original data • Only metadata (catalogue data) will be integrated in the joint virtual catalogue • A link will point to the local web sites and digital objects • ...substitute local portals / web presence • But your website will be discovered far more easily 7
  8. 8. Europeana – the European Digital Library November 2008 Prototype > www.europeana.eu Developed from 07- 09 by EDLnet 8
  9. 9. Europeana – the European Digital Library • Status autumn 2009: • 4,6 Mio. digitized books, newspapers, videos, maps, photographs, documents ... • More than 1000 cultural heritage institutions are providing content (direct or via aggregators) • More than 150 institutions are included in the partner network • Work concentrates on the first public release – Europeana 1.0 – in July 2010 (Rhine Release) • Constant improvement of functionalities: • Search functionality and gateways (APIs) • Web 2.0 Services (interactive und collaborative functions) • Improvment of multilinguality 9
  10. 10. Content Status Autumn 2009 Still 82% of the content comes from 4 countries ! 10
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  17. 17. How is content integrated into Europeana? • Individual Organisations • Thematic • Domain ... Aggregators • Regional • The preferred model for the future is for Europeana to deal only with aggregators unless there is a strategic necessity to deal directly with an individual provider. The desired position is shown in the image. 17
  18. 18. Mapping of the local metadata to... • ESE Schema v3.2 (base on Dublin Core Qualified) • Europeana mandatory fields: • The metadata must include a link to the digital object, or to the content provider‘s website where the digital object is presented • The name of the content provider Task of the • The data must fall under one of Aggregator the following object types (video, image, sound, text) 18
  19. 19. Part 2 Selected Europeana Aggregators 19
  20. 20. 2009 2008 2009 2009 2008 2009 2009 2008 2009 2008 Quelle: http://www.athenaeurope.org 20
  21. 21. EuropeanaConnect www.europeanaconnect.eu co-funded by the European Commission • Its overall objective is to deliver core components which are essential for the realisation of Europeana, the European Digital Library as a truly interoperable, multilingual and user-oriented service for all European citizens. • EuropeanaConnect will also add the music dimension to Europeana by aggregating a critical mass of audio content. • Best Practice Netzwerk (eContentplus – digital libraries initiative) • 30 Partners from 14 countries • From: Libraries, Audio Archives, Research Institutions, Universities, European Digital Library Foundation • Duration: Mai 2009 - October 2011 • Coordinator: Österreichische Nationalbibliothek (AT) 21
  22. 22. The Audio Aggregation Platform www.dismarc.eu www.europeanaconnect.eu 22
  23. 23. EuropeanaLocal www.europeanalocal.eu co-funded by the European Commission • Regional and local cultural heritage and scientific information for EUROPEANA • Best Practice Netzwerk (eContentplus – digital libraries initiative) • 32 Partner from 27 countries • From: Cultural institutions, digital libraries, Networks, European Digital Library Foundation • Duration: Juni 2008 - Mai 2011 • Coordinator: Sogn og Fjordane (NO) • In each country: one regional content co-ordinator • Austria: AIT Angewandte Informationstechnik, Graz 23
  24. 24. http://www.europeana-local.at The Austrian Aggregation Platform 24
  25. 25. Joint Virtual Metadata Catalogue 25
  26. 26. Detail View Metadata at the Austrian Aggregator Platform Metadata at the individual content provider‘s local web 26 presence
  27. 27. OAI Provider The place from where Europeana will harvest the data (into www.europeana.eu) 27
  28. 28. The Austrian Aggregator‘s Site provides various Tools Example: The Online Mapping Tool 28
  29. 29. FAQ – If you want to know more... 29
  30. 30. Information Email information lists 30
  31. 31. Digitale Bibliothek Austria - DBA • The creation of Austrian working groups for content aggregation to Europeana was suggested in February 2009 • 13 November 2009: first Meeting of the Austrian DBA work groups in Vienna • Focus of activities: • Aggregation • Strategy, policy and development • Technical and semantic issues 31
  32. 32. Biodiversity Heritage Library Europe www.bhl-europe.eu co-funded by the European Commission • Create a portal for literature on biodiversity research and contribute to EUROPEANA • Best Practice Netzwerk (eContentplus – digital libraries initiative) • 28 Partners from 13 European countries and the US • From: Natural History Museums, Libraries, Universities, Research Centres, Botanical Gardens • Duration: Mai 2009 - April 2012 • Coordinator: Museum für Naturkunde - Leibniz-Institut für Evolutions- und Biodiversitätsforschung an der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (DE) 32
  33. 33. Free access to digitized biodiversity research literature A global aim • BHL Portal since 2007 in the US • BHL Europe since 2009 • BHL China and • BHL Australia will probably join soon 33
  34. 34. www.biodiversitylibrary.org 34
  35. 35. 1. BHL-E Prototype: November 2010 35
  36. 36. www.bhl-europe.eu 36
  37. 37. Planning • All projects work to contribute data to the Europeana Rhine Release (July 2010) (ESEv3.2) • First Test Imports planned for autumn 2009. • Technical developments are contributed to the Europeana Sandbox (= workgroup platform/test environment where all developments of the diverse Europeana projects are contributed to) • All projects are „open“ – meaning: New Partners are welcome! 37
  38. 38. Kontakt: Mag. Gerda Koch kochg@europeana-local.at AIT Forschungsgesellschaft mbH Klosterwiesgasse 32/1, 8010 Graz Tel: 0316 - 83 53 59 38
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