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Europeana XX: Century of Change

16th March 2020

EUscreen join forces with partners of cultural institutions, researchers and fellow aggregators in Europeana XX Century of Change, a CEF funded project that aims to make available and more accessible 20th-century content – audiovisuals, photographs and other types of media – through the Europeana portal. On March 5th and 6th, cultural institutions, aggregators and researchers gathered…

Europeana Media in the World, Part II: A workshop report from the FIAT/IFTA World Conference

4th March 2020

This is the second part of a two-part workshop report series on the Europeana Media player. You can find the first part here. On October 24th, Europeana Media project partners invited audiovisual archives professionals and researchers to discuss the state of the art of and recommendations for the aggregation and publishing landscape of European audiovisual…

Europeana Media in the World, Part I: A workshop report from the IASA/JTS Conference

28th February 2020

On October 3rd, 2019, members of the Europeana Media project engaged audiovisual archivists and researchers in the first of two World Cafés. The occasion was the 50th Annual Conference of the International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archivists, held in tandem with the 10th Joint Technical Symposium at the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision…

In Europe Schools: A unique exchange project for European Schools

11th February 2020

The Dutch public broadcaster VPRO and EuroClio (the European Association for History Educators) co-produced an interactive education kit for students (15 to 18 years old) that challenges and supports them to create their own short documentaries. This creates a one-of-a-kind European exchange project in which students all over Europe film their own recent history and…

(Re)Viewing European Stories Co-creation workshop

1st December 2019

(Re)Viewing European Stories is an educational pilot project which aims to encourage and promote historical critical thinking among high school students and teachers. The pilot develops new interactive learning activities based largely on audiovisual archival content coming from the EUscreen and Europeana collections. 

5th Anniversary of the TIB AV-Portal: Using Video Analysis to Explore Science

29th August 2019

5 years ago, the AV-Portal of our network partner the Technische Informationsbibliothek (TIB) was launched. The goal of the TIB AV-Portal is the professional hosting and semantic indexing of scientific videos for research purposes, especially in the fields of technology and natural sciences.

Latest issue of VIEW Journal: Audiovisual Data in Digital Humanities

7th August 2019

It is our great pleasure to present the new issue of VIEW Journal: ‘Audiovisual Data in Digital Humanities’. This special issue, co-edited by Andreas Fickers, Pelle Snickars and Mark J. Williams, provides a critical survey of new Digital Humanities methods and tools directed toward audiovisual media. While digital humanities as a…

“Stories of AV Archives”: A Podcast Series

3rd July 2019

“Stories of AV Archives” is a podcast series brought to you by the Audiovisual Think Tank (AVTT) – a group of experts working with audiovisual archives around the world, exploring challenges and seeking ways to promote and sustain our audiovisual heritage. The series brings attention to the issues raised in the work…

Tele(visualising) Health: Television, Public health, its Enthusiasts and its Publics

20th May 2019

Tele(visualising) Health conference concentrated on public health and brought together international scholars from history, history of medicine, communication, media and film studies, television studies working on the history of television. After World War II, TV was…