Leveraging Digital Cultural Memories


  • Panos Constantopoulos Athens University of Economics and Business, and Athena Research Centre




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The penetration of ICT in the management and study of material culture and the emergence of digital cultural repositories and linked cultural data in particular are expected to enable new paths in humanities research and new approaches to cultural heritage. Success is contingent upon securing information trustworthiness, long-term preservation, and the ability to re-use, re-combine and re-interpret digital content. In this perspective, we review the use in the cultural heritage domain of digital curation and curation-aware repository systems; achieving semantic interoperability through ontologies; explicitly addressing contextual issues of cultural heritage and humanities information; and the services of digital research infrastructures.


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How to Cite

Constantopoulos, P. (2016). Leveraging Digital Cultural Memories. Digital Presentation and Preservation of Cultural and Scientific Heritage, 6, 37–42. https://doi.org/10.55630/dipp.2016.6.3