GLAM/Newsletter/November 2011/Contents/Spain report
Wiki Loves Monuments and workshops in Barcelona
From Wiki Loves Monuments to the Official Heritage inventory
A selection of 4,000 photographs of Wiki Loves Monuments will be gradually included to the Official Inventory of Architectural Heritage of Catalonia, after a review by its technicians. It will also be the first time that material provided by Wikipedians becomes part of a public inventory managed by the Official Cultural Heritage Institution of the Government of Catalonia.
Workshop on Digital Cultural Heritage and Living Labs
Àlex Hinojo (Kippelboy), from Amical Viquipèdia, presented on the GLAM project during the Workshop on Digital Cultural Heritage and Living Labs that last 23rd of November took place at Citilab, a Living Lab of Barcelona.
The main goals of this project are to contribute large quantities of new content to Europeana, from both the public and private sectors; to demonstrate enhancement of quality of content, in terms of metadata richness, re-use potential and uniqueness; to demonstrate enable improved search, retrieval and use of Europeana content.