- Images - paintings, drawings, maps, photos and pictures of museum objects;
- Texts - books, newspapers, letters, diaries and archival papers;
- Sounds - music and spoken word from cylinders, tapes, discs and radio broadcasts;
- Videos - films, newsreels and TV broadcasts.
People can use My Europeana to save searches or bookmark things, or can highlight stuff and add it to their own folders.
The Europeana website is a prototype. Europeana Version 1.0 is being developed and will launch in 2010 with links to over 10 million digital objects.Europeana.eu is funded by the European Commission and the member states.
- How Europeana came to be developed: the background to the project
- The deliverables from the project: technical plans etc
- New projects that will be channelling material into Europeana Version 1.0
- How organisations can contribute content to Europeana
- Getting in contact with the Europeana team
- To be added to the press list
- The e-news to keep you in touch with developments
i2010: Digital Libraries Initiative - Europe's cultural and scientific riches at a click of a mouse