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Ridge, Mia (2014). Introduction. In: Ridge, Mia ed. Crowdsourcing Our Cultural Heritage. Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities. Farnham: Ashgate, pp. 1–13.

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Abstract

This book brings together for the first time the collected wisdom of international leaders in the theory and practice in the emerging field of cultural heritage crowdsourcing. It features eight accessible case studies of groundbreaking projects from leading cultural heritage and academic institutions, and four thought-­‐provoking essays that reflect on the wider implications of this engagement for participants and on the institutions themselves.

Item Type: Book Section
Copyright Holders: 2014 Mia Ridge
ISBN: 1-4724-1022-X, 978-1-4724-1022-1
Keywords: crowdsourcing; cultural heritage; audience research; museums; libraries; archives; participation; user-generated content
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > History, Religious Studies, Sociology, Social Policy and Criminology
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 39685
Depositing User: Mia Ridge
Date Deposited: 10 Mar 2014 11:03
Last Modified: 05 Oct 2016 06:09
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/39685
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