EKT aggregates through SearchCulture.gr the national cultural content and provides it, as a National Aggregator, to the European Digital Library Europeana.
Until now EKT has delivered the collections of 31 institutions contributing to Europeana with totally 114,657 items.
EKT enriches and homogenizes the aggregated content with respect to types and chronological information. Therefore, the content of SearchCulture.gr is been classified to a compact and balanced set of types, to historical periods and is enriched with homogenized chronologies.
EKT has published 2 guides with recommendations for generating open digital content
The guides set interoperability and documentation guidelines as well as technical guidelines for digitization and digital files that promote long-term preservation and reusability of Open Digital Content.
Thompson Homer A.
Blegen Library Archives
Institution: American School of Classical Studies at Athens