EKT types

EKT enriches and homogenizes the aggregated content against a hierarchical bilingual Vocabulary of Item Types. Metadata records are enriched with a separated field ‘EKT Type’ that has references to terms of the vocabulary. The content of SearchCulture.gr is classified according to a compact and balanced set of types which gives it semantic cohesion and improves its searchability, presentation and multilingualism.


2D Graphics  | 210,068 items

Images and ornament for layout features | 19,521 items
Print | 41,394 items
Printed material | 25,509 items
Card | 12,885 items
Religious visual works | 2,992 items
Painting | 14,236 items
Drawing | 13,237 items
Technical drawing | 2,427 items
Photo | 129,412 items

3D Αrtefacts and Realia  | 48,948 items

Relief | 2,254 items
Sculpture | 5,494 items
Tools and equipment | 9,497 items
Household accessories | 4,910 items
Fragment | 1,830 items
Building | 562 items
Model | 457 items
Toy | 829 items
Identifying marking | 579 items
Vessel | 7,346 items
Seal | 312 items

Text  | 256,672 items

Announcement | 3,574 items
Book | 16,201 items
Document | 93,669 items
Certificate | 305 items
Index | 87,357 items
Literary work | 2,170 items
Study | 15,372 items
Serial publication | 16,450 items
Partial document | 5,264 items
Book part | 2,833 items
Book page | 2,611 items
Newspaper part | 1,122 items

Intangible cultural heritage  | 142,703 items

Cultural event | 2,303 items

Sound Recordings  | 1,365 items


Projected and Video Material  | 1,135 items


Scores  | 13,862 items


Cartographic Material  | 4,123 items