Europeana Common Culture

A detail from the photo titled Unloading Beams from a Raft on the Sava River in Belgrade

Original project title:

Europeana Common Culture


January 2019 – December 2020


The project aims to develop a well-coordinated environment for the national aggregators of Europeana to collaborate, share resources and define common recommendations and standards. It also aims to elevate the quality of content and metadata on Europeana, thereby broadening its user base and enhancing the usability of the available content.


Project partners:

  1. Europeana Foundation, Netherlands (Coordinator)
  2. UMA Information Technology, Austria
  3. Flemish Government, Department of Culture, Youth and Media, Belgium
  4. Pencho Slaveykov Regional Library, Bulgaria
  5. German National Library, Germany
  6. National Documentation Center, Greece
  7. Petőfi Literary Museum, Hungary
  8. Central Institute for the Union Catalogue of Italian Libraries and Bibliographic Information, Italy
  9. Martynas Mažvydas National Library of Lithuania, Lithuania
  10. Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision, Netherlands
  11. Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland
  12. National Library of Portugal, Portugal
  13. National Heritage Institute, Romania
  14. National and University Library, Slovenia
  15. Swedish National Heritage Board, Sweden
  16. National Library of Serbia, Serbia
  17. Ministry of Education and Culture, Cyprus
  18. Ministry of Culture and Sports, Spain
  19. Consortium of the Estonian Libraries Network, Estonia
  20. Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
  21. National Library of Latvia, Latvia
  22. University of Technology, Cyprus
  23. College of the Holy and Undivided Trinity of Queen Elizabeth near Dublin, Ireland
  24. National Library of Finland/University of Helsinki, Finland

Project team at the National Library of Serbia:

  • Tamara Butigan Vučaj (Coordinator)
  • Nataša Petrović (Assistant)
  • Laslo Blašković
  • Dragan Glišić
  • Tatjana Domazet
  • Uroš Žugić
  • Vera Zrnić
  • Saša Ilić
  • Jasna Mayerle
  • Irena Malvić Opanović
  • Sladjana Marinković
  • Maša Miloradović
  • Olga Mitrović
  • Biljana Pantelić
  • Petar Popović
  • Ana Stevanović
  • Dragan Stojmenović (Public Library of Bor)

Project outcomes:

Thematic collections published on the Digital NBS:

Contents published on Europeana:

Photographs of the Bor Mines are kept at the Public Library of Bor (a partner of the National Library in the Common Culture project). Dragan Stojmenović, Senior Librarian at the Public Library of Bor, is responsible for bibliographic descriptions and digitisation of photographs.

All datasets of the National Library of Serbia published on Europeana have been updated following the latest recommendations defined within this project. The collections of the National Library of Serbia and the Public Library of Bor have been promoted through three blogs and three virtual galleries.

Пројекат је суфинансиран из европског програма CEF Telecom.

Радно време

понедељак – петак од 8.00 – 20.00
(поручивање публикација 8.00 – 19.00)

субота од 8.00 – 15.00
(поручивање публикација 8.00 – 14.00)

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