Universeum’s Working Group Digital Initiatives objectives are:

  1. to stimulate knowledge exchange on digital academic heritage among the Universeum community and with the broader culture sector;
  2. to identify and act on upon specific issues related to digital documentation systems at object, collection and heritage level in European universities;
  3. to compile and provide access to existing digital resources – tools, standards, best practices and literature – of interest to university museums, collections and heritage;
  4. to provide consulting, training to university museums, collections and heritage professionals;
  5. to stimulate collaborative projects and develop simple digital tools to increase long-term visibility and sustainable management, access and use of university museums, collections and heritage.

Group Activities

Workshop at 2018 Universeum Network Meeting in Glasgow
Friday 15th of June, 10:00-12:30

Workshop at 2017 Universeum Network Meeting in Belgrade
Friday 6th of June 2016, 15:30 – 19:00
Conference Program – Invitation

Workshop at 2016 Universeum Network Meeting in Amsterdam/Utrecht
Friday 10th of June 2016, 15.00 – 17.30
Workshop Report

Workshop at 2015 Universeum Network Meeting in Athens
Friday 12th of June 2015, 9:30 – 13:15
Presentations and Talks


Delphine Issenman delphine.issenmann@unistra.fr

Frank Meijer f.t.meijer@academischerfgoed.nl

Martin Stricker martin.stricker@hu-berlin.de

To join or for further information, please contact the chairs above!