The iHeritage Project

50 %
50 %
Information about The iHeritage Project

Published on February 6, 2009

Author: hfordsa



A short description of the iHeritage Project at the African Commons Project in Johannesburg, South Africa. iHeritage: a pilot Jan 09 - Mar 09 iHeritage: the research • Developing a deeper understanding of the challenges of copyright, digitisation and access in South Africa; • Exploring examples of digitisation practice around the world and comparing for relevance; • Testing new software and technology management standards for relevance in collaborative iheritage projects. iHeritage: the methodology • Facilitating the sharing of experience and practice among local heritage institutions; • Widening the scope of role players traditionally involved in collecting and storing heritage objects and stimulating public engagement; • Exploring the links between education, cultural productivity and the accessibility of heritage on the Internet. iHeritage: pilot activities • Seminars and articles to share experience; • Training in online community-building and social media tools for heritage institutions; • Software testing for multi-stakeholder collaboration. Role players • brick and mortar archives and museums; • technology service providers; • educators; • creative communities; • web community platforms.

Add a comment

Related presentations

Presentación que realice en el Evento Nacional de Gobierno Abierto, realizado los ...

In this presentation we will describe our experience developing with a highly dyna...

Presentation to the LITA Forum 7th November 2014 Albuquerque, NM

Un recorrido por los cambios que nos generará el wearabletech en el futuro

Um paralelo entre as novidades & mercado em Wearable Computing e Tecnologias Assis...

Microsoft finally joins the smartwatch and fitness tracker game by introducing the...

Related pages

Free Family Tree, Genealogy and Family History - MyHeritage

MyHeritage is a great place to develop a family tree. In less than two weeks time I was able to track my family back to 1877. This is in no small part ...
Read more

The Hubble Heritage Project Website

Specially chosen images from the Hubble telescope, enhanced and explained by experts in order to educate and inspire.
Read more

Conservative Policy Research and Analysis

Restore America Project. Read More. Today at Heritage. Lehrman Auditorium | 12:00PM - 1:00PM. Hong Kong in the Shadow of China: Living with the Leviathan.
Read more

iHeritage | South African heritage online

iHeritage seminar on software tools: Tuesday 3 March February 27, 2009 Posted by Heather Ford in Announcements. Tags: iheritage seminars add a comment
Read more

The African Commons Project » First iHeritage seminar on ...

On Tuesday, 3 February, the seminar on ‘Digitisation and Access: Tools for cultural heritage institutions’ was held at the African Commons Project offices.
Read more

The African Commons Project » Our heritage online

The seeds of inspiration around creating a heritage project were sewn just over a year ago when The African Commons Project held an iHeritage event at a ...
Read more

Research - The Heritage Foundation

Economic Freedom Project Report: Education Notebook: Executive Memorandum: Executive Summary: First Principles Series Report: FYI: Institutional Analysis:
Read more

Planning and building services - City of Melbourne

Our planning and building services provide assistance and advice about construction and land use in the City of Melbourne municipality.
Read more

Log in - MyHeritage

Log in Log in. Forgot your password? Forgot password? Submit. Back to login. Forgot password? For your security, specify your phone number: Submit. Back to ...
Read more