Entries by Sylvia Petrovic-Majer

FlowGame @ICARUS

On May 4, 2023 I had the pleasure to host a workshop at the ICARUS Convention #30 in Sittard/NL. Regarding the convention’s topic “Archives and Traces of Migration” and the topic of the workshop in particular we were working on a specific research question during a FLOW GAME: OPEN BY DESIGN What are the conditions […]

GLAMhack23 – Thank you for your contributions!

Dear OpenGLAM.at – Fans! Please find attached a small photo gallery of the past Kulturhackathon 2023 – thank you for each and every one of your contributions! A summary is also available for you: Kulturhackathon 2023 PLUS_Ergebnis_ENG

Arthur Schnitzler@GLAMhack23

Arthur Schnitzler is one of Austria’s most internationally renowned writers and playwrights. Between 1980 and 2000, Arthur Schnitzler’s diary was published at the Austrian Academy of Sciences in 10 volumes. For the past five years, his professional correspondence has been published here digitally and the diary is now also available online. In the course of […]


Cultural Heritage 2.0 – 50 Open Educational Resources (OER) in preparation for the Hackathon Do you want to dive into the field of digital cultural heritage or the application of digital humanities in the cultural sector before the hackathon? Then take a look at the collection of Open Educational Resources (OERs) from our cooperation partner […]

An Archiv of Biodiversity

In addition to archaeology, art and cultural history, the 4 collection areas of the State Collections of Lower Austria also include the natural science collection. One section is the vertebrate collection, which currently consists of about 4,000 individual objects: from display and alcohol preparations to brats, skins, skeletons and individual bones to hunting trophies. In […]

KEYNOTE: Why is archiving so (un)sexy again?

(Photo credits: Illustrator: Ann Kiernan for Exposing the Invisible) KEYNOTE: Ricardo Ginés – Why is archiving so important for NGOs and other organisations? The sufferings of the young Aaron Swartz Why should we archive today? Isn’t it boring and dull anyway? Through some examples from the life of hacker, internet activist and open information campaigner Aaron Swartz, we […]

Open by Design

Think Open Data from the beginning and design a project accordingly! The International Open Data Day 2023 (2 March 2023) was the occasion to write an article on the topic Contributions and challenges change through CC – Open Data as an invisible project leader in a guide. Following our project “SPUREN LESBAR MACHEN” (Making traces […]

Sven@GLAMhack21: NFT – The Hype

Bildquelle: https://www.artblocks.io/project/185 Ever since the spectacular auction of the digital artwork “Everydays: the First 5000 Days” by the artist Beeple, which was sold for around 69 million US dollars, the topic of NFTs has also been widely reported in the mainstream media. A look into NFT marketplaces, such as OpenSea or Rarible , shows lots […]