Photoconsortium Educational Portal


We strongly believe that heritage photography and digital cultural heritage in general have a huge potential for empowering education at all levels. This portal gives access to resources and outstanding initiatives that leverage on such potential to support teaching and learning.


Creating a Digital Cultural Heritage community



MOOC – Learn how to help users discover and engage with online collection repositories through the use case of Europeana, the digital gateway for European cultural heritage content, along with many other examples.


Audiovisuals on photo processes


It is not that easy to fully understand how ancient photographic processes worked. In this section, a series of very clear videos shows various techniques with footages and animations.


Europeana Education

Europeana Education is the name of a community promoted by Europeana, the European digital library, and specially designed to share, interact and inspire teachers and learners in using Europe’s digital cultural heritage to shape the future of digital education.

Built with Bits – a mentoring programme for teachers and students

img. Indoor pool, fitness and wellness center, Horn, Lower Austria, Radovan Tajder-Rara, Musem of Arts and Crafts, Croatia, CC BY-SA via Europeana. Europeana Education community is contributing to the New European Bauhaus movement by offering a mentoring programme...

I² – the first round table

image from event's presentation courtesy of University of Macerata. Organized by the Department of Education, Cultural heritage and Tourism at the University of Macerata, the first round table of the Erasmus+ project I² Identity and Innovation is planned on...

PAGODE – Europeana China at the basis of a students project

img. The solitary stillness of the mountains and ravines, c. 1980, CC-BY Qian Songyan, Östasiatiska museet via Europeana EU funded PAGODE – Europeana China project is making an impact on education, being included in a students project for the Master in Cultural...