Archives for June, 2011

The Sephardic Museum in Toledo since June 15 last days, thanks to an initiative by the Ministry of Culture and driven by the ONCE Foundation and Orange, the first state museum accessible to people with visual and hearing disabilities. This proposed change, which the Ministry will progressively adapt to other museum sites, is a touch [...]

The new XXI century technologies will serve to disseminate the valuable remains of the Neolithic to the end, just before the technical advances of the Bronze Age, the Barranco del Migdia Cova, on the southern slopes of Montgo. After three years of excavations, funded by the Foundation Cirne, has discovered a unique archaeological site in [...]

Join us once again for what will be an intense online professional development opportunity for librarians who love technology! Day 1 of the conference will feature professional development for librarians by librarians. This is the grass-roots nature of our highly successful program. Handheld Librarian V will build on the success of prior conferences in which [...]

The public reuse of European cultural heritage has been cited in the Picasso Museum in Barcelona. During two days 20 hackers have competed and cooperated at the same time in a contest, Hack4Europe, which aims to give greater visibility to the 18 million of available funds, three million of them with free licenses in Europeana. [...]

The Alhambra in Granada is now more accessible thanks to a new guide services in sign language to facilitate the visit to the hearing impaired. With this initiative, the Alhambra, one of the most visited monuments in our country, becomes the first in Spain to offer this free service. This  service works with a portable [...]

The Second Technical Workshop organized by the National Centre for Technology Access (CENTAC), will address accessibility for people with disabilities to DTT and Tablets, through the participation of experts in Information Technology and Communication, both national and European level. Workshop, which will take place June 9 at the Ministry of Health, Social Policy and Equality, [...]

Cordoba became a virtual museum

From Wednesday June 1 until 4 June, the most emblematic squares and streets of Cordoba become a suggestive and original art gallery through the exhibition Córdoba Universal Museum, a pioneer experience in Spain that virtually recreates through projections eleven of the most important paintings of world history. Art and new technologies come together in this [...]