Today is the World Day for Audiovisual Heritage! A forthcoming event will celebrate it in Doha

Event poster designed by QNL Communications team  One of the placement visits of UCL Qatar students to the British Library earlier this year grew into a project which joins the forces of UCL Qatar, the British Library Qatar Foundation Partnership Project, and Qatar National Library in exploring the landscape of audiovisual collections in Qatar and other countries in … Continue reading Today is the World Day for Audiovisual Heritage! A forthcoming event will celebrate it in Doha

Register for the Open a GLAM Lab Book Launch – Join us on 30 October at Qatar University Library!

Join us for the launch of the Open a GLAM Lab book at 10 AM on 30 October in Qatar University Library! To attend, please register at Open a Glam Lab by 28 October. The book was created during a booksprint co-hosted by UCL Qatar and Qatar University Library in the end of September in Doha. The … Continue reading Register for the Open a GLAM Lab Book Launch – Join us on 30 October at Qatar University Library!

Save the date: Launch of the ‘Open a Glam Lab’ book on 30 October 2019

And here we are counting the days to the official launch of the 'Open a GLAM Lab' book! Here is the invite in English and in Arabic: Qatar University Library, in collaboration with University College London - Qatar, invite you to a book launch: “Open a GLAM Lab” Date: Wednesday, 30th October 2019 Time: 10:00 – … Continue reading Save the date: Launch of the ‘Open a Glam Lab’ book on 30 October 2019

Introducing Innovation Labs to Zambian Cultural Heritage Institutions

Digital divide results in digital content not accessible to the users. Image credit: Dania JaleesFor me, this year was packed with activities around innovation labs in cultural heritage institutions. I find labs fascinating because they are helping different types of users experiment with digital content. They also support anyone using digital collections; their growth in … Continue reading Introducing Innovation Labs to Zambian Cultural Heritage Institutions