Multilinguality

As you might expect, the Europeana office is a very international environment  where you can find Dutch, English, French, German, Danish, Russian, Bulgarian, Canadian, American, Austrian, Australian, Finnish, Russian, Czech, Greek, Kyrgyzstani, Swedish and Italian workers. The majority of Europeana …





Most viewed objects in May

Summer is coming full of sunshine, sparkling colors, and sea experiences! We can feel the holiday mood in our users’ preferred items on Europeana in May. Along with the “usual suspects” Vermeer’s “Girl with a Pearl Ear­ring”, Newton’s principia mathematica …





Jewish Museum London Visit

In the coming months, Europeana will launch a few new virtual exhibitions. Among the first to be released are the exhibitions produced in partnership with Judaica Europeana,  a project that highlights content documenting the Jewish presence and heritage in the …





Most viewed objects in April

Take a look at what other visitors found interesting on Europeana in April. Vermeer’s “Girl with a Pearl Earring” is still leading the ranks, but the current top 10 covers a range of themes, from archaeology and construction to math …





Most viewed objects in March

Jan Molendijk, our Technical & Operations director, likes to blog about interesting things he finds on Europeana.  Another thing he does is analysing the usage of our portal: where do visitors come from, what pages do they visit, what kind of objects do …





Virtual exhibitions

Last year we created our first virtual exhibition on Art Nouveau, a new feature for Europeana to promote some of its best content in a European context. The exhibition was built using Omeka. This year, we are re-using this concept …