DigiCULT Thematic Issue 1 Integrity and
Authenticity of Digital Cultural Heritage
Objects builds on the first DigiCULT Forum held
in Barcelona, Spain, on 6 May 2002, in the context
of the DLM Conference 2002.
DigiCULT Thematic Issue 2 Digital Asset
Management Systems for the Cultural and
Scientific Heritage Sector builds on the second
DigiCULT Forum held in Essen, Germany, on
3 September 2002, in the context of the AIIM
Conference @ DMS EXPO.
DigiCULT Thematic Issue 3 Towards a
Semantic Web for Heritage Resources builds
on the third DigiCULT Forum held on 21 January
2003, at Fraunhofer IPSI, Darmstadt, Germany.
DigiCULT Thematic Issue 4 Learning
Objects from Cultural and Scientific Heritage
Resources builds on the fourth DigiCULT Forum
held on 2 July 2003, at the Koninklijke Bibliotheek -
National Library of the Netherlands, The Hague.
DigiCULT Thematic Issue 5 Virtual Commu-
nities and Collaboration in the Heritage Sec-
tor builds on the fifth DigiCULT Forum held on
20 October 2003, at Napier University, Edinburgh,
DigiCULT Thematic Issue 6 Resource
Discovery Technologies for the Heritage
Sector builds on the sixth DigiCULT Forum held
on 9 March 2004, at the Archivio di Stato di Roma,
This Thematic Issue is a product of the DigiCULT
Guntram Geser and John Pereira, Salzburg Research
Guntram Geser, Salzburg Research
Joemon M. Jose, University of Glasgow
Joost van Kasteren, Journalist
John Pereira, Salzburg Research
Michael Steemson, Caldeson Consultancy
Douglas Tudhope and Ceri Binding,
University of Glamorgan
Images on pages 24 and 25: Courtesy of University of
Glasgow, Department of Computing Science, Information
Retrieval Group. Used with permission.
Image on page 31: Courtesy of University of Glamorgan,
School of Computing, Hypermedia Research Unit. Used
All other images: Photographs taken by Birgit Retsch
at the Archivio di Stato di Roma. Courtesy of Salzburg
Research. Used with permission.
Graphics & Layout:
Jan Steindl, Salzburg Research
Printed in Austria.