Manage research collections of images and their metadata, and create online exhibitions.

Omeka is a free, open-source image repository originally designed to help small galleries and museums create online exhibitions. Omeka makes it easy to search across your collection and handles images, video and descriptive text. In this workshop you'll learn the basics of Omeka including formatting data, creating metadata, building a collection and creating an online exhibition.

This course is FREE. To attend you must be from an AAF institution (this includes University of Melbourne and surrounding institutes).

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Duration: 3 hours

Frequency: Monthly

What you need: You will need to bring your own laptop. No other preparation or installation of software is required for attendance.


Alex Shermon (@alexshermon), Omeka Trainer

Alex is a student and researcher in the Media & Communications program at the University of Melbourne and is a Research Community Coordinator at Research Platform Services. His research examines the discourse of the culture wars in Australia. He is also a digital studio intern. Get in touch with Alex for more information about Omeka trainings, events, and community support.