January 23, 2022

New Topic Report: Open Data in Europe’s Cultural Heritage Institutions

From EPIS Platform:

This topic report looks at the digitalisation of cultural heritage in Europe and the regulations and conditions for it re-use. The report discusses relevant research undertaken over the last few years regarding the challenges and benefites of making digital cultural heritage information available for re-use. It reviews the development of the legal framework and highlights the arguments pro and contra the proposed amendment of the PSI Directive to extend the scope of the Directive to include cultural heritage institutions.

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Topic Report: Open Data in Cultural Heritage Institutions

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.