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OKFN OpenGLAM workshop Helsinki

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OKFN OpenGLAM workshop Helsinki

  1. 1. Welcome OpenGLAM Workshop 20/09/2012@OpenGLAM #OpenGLAM @jpekel
  2. 2. Open GLAM ● A project of the Open Knowledge Foundation ● A network of organisations working to open up content and data held by GLAMs ● A provider of expertise to GLAMs on open issues ● A provider of open source tools for use within the cultural heritage sector@OpenGLAM #OpenGLAM @jpekel
  3. 3. @OpenGLAM #OpenGLAM @jpekel
  4. 4. What does Open mean? Digital content or data is open that is free to use, re-use and re-distribute without technical or legal restriction (see http: //opendefinition.org)@OpenGLAM #OpenGLAM @jpekel
  5. 5. Opening up cultural data Three layers of Data 1. Digitised Object - Data 2. Information about the object - Metadata 3. User generated content@OpenGLAM #OpenGLAM @jpekel
  6. 6. Making the data available for re- use Metadata: Under CC0 licence - waive all copyrights and related or neighboring rights that you have over your work. Data: Choice of the institution - Unless it is in the Public Domain! UGC: CC0@OpenGLAM #OpenGLAM @jpekel
  7. 7. Open Licenses@OpenGLAM #OpenGLAM @jpekel
  8. 8. 5 Stars of Open Data@OpenGLAM #OpenGLAM @jpekel
  9. 9. Why Open? – The Digital Dream ● A world in which our shared cultural heritage, the map of humanity, is open to all regardless of their background ● A world in which people are no longer passive consumers of cultural content created by an elite, but contribute, participate, create and share@OpenGLAM #OpenGLAM @jpekel
  10. 10. Stimulating Innovation@OpenGLAM #OpenGLAM @jpekel
  11. 11. EducationInnovationSharing on the webcollaborative workingNew ways of connecting things@OpenGLAM #OpenGLAM @jpekel
  12. 12. Possibilities for institutions Connect to different collections -> New insights in your data Enrich your data Become more visible Public mission@OpenGLAM #OpenGLAM @jpekel
  13. 13. Possibilities for institutions Connect to different collections -> New insights in your data Enrich your data Become more visible Public mission@OpenGLAM #OpenGLAM @jpekel
  14. 14. More Open: More Hits! A growing body of evidence1 that the more cultural heritage institutions make their material openly available the more people are led back to their website1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:GLAM/BM#Quantitative@OpenGLAM #OpenGLAM @jpekel
  15. 15. Challenges ● Concerns over lost revenue streams ● Worries about the misuse of data and content ● Legal uncertainties: licensing, orphan works ● Technical challenges: standards, tools@OpenGLAM #OpenGLAM @jpekel

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