I was invited to give a talk (which seemed to turn into a plenary then a keynote along the way) for the GLAM-Wiki 2013 conference. I thought it might be useful to put current discussions around opening cultural data for … Continue reading
My latest article for Museum Identity magazine, Where next for open cultural data in museums?, is now live online and in the current print issue of Museum-iD 13. Site abstract: “Museums have increasingly been joining the global movement for open … Continue reading
I was invited to Taipei, Taiwan for the ‘eCulture & Open Cultural Data Forum’ by TELDAP (Taiwan e-Learning and Digital Archives Programs), MCN Taiwan and Culturemondo Asia Pacific. Many thanks to my hosts and organisers for their hospitality, for the … Continue reading
I was interviewed for Museum ID magazine as part of a series of interviews with the ‘alternative museum establishment’. The online version is accessible at Interview: Mia Ridge – open linked data and digital audiences.
Culture Victoria‘s Eleanor Whitworth (@elewhitworth) and Museum Victoria‘s Ely Wallis (@elyw) organised a LODLAM workshop at Melbourne Museum on April 17, 2012. There’s now an event report on the Culture Victoria blog, Linked Open Data – Melbourne Workshop. I was … Continue reading
I’ve been maintaining a publicly-editable wiki, museum-api.pbwiki.com since early 2009. The impetus was the development of an API for a subset of the Science Museum’s collections. I introduced it with a post on Open Objects, Get thee to a wiki … Continue reading