GLAM Inventory

An inventory of all Swiss GLAM institutions

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Switzerland has a great ammount of libraries, archives and museums, but we are still missing a common directory of all these heritage institutions.

Challenge: The goal is to create a complete inventory of Swiss libraries, archives and museums and to find a solution for the data maintenance of this directory.

Vision: The "ideal" directory of Swiss GLAMs is up-to-date, complete, user-friendly, internationally compatible and structured. The contents are indexed and categorized, accessible to people and machine readable. Information about the collections and opening hours are included and a differentiated accessibility is ensured.

Scope: The directory could be used for the compilation of statistics, for research on collection holdings, institutions and/or events (research, reference works, tourism).

Worked on documentation

08.06.2020 06:50 ~ oleg

Event finished

06.06.2020 18:00

Event started

05.06.2020 09:00

Team forming

Matthias has joined!

04.06.2020 09:06

Worked on documentation

04.06.2020 08:45 ~ Daniel

Team forming

Daniel has joined!

04.06.2020 08:43

Worked on documentation

07.05.2020 13:12 ~ GLAMoperator

Team forming

GLAMoperator has joined!

04.05.2020 09:28

Project started

Initialized by GLAMoperator 🎉

04.05.2020 09:28

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