Workshop report EDLproject

Video Active has successfully participated in the First EDLproject Workshop on developing the European Digital Library. It was held at the Austrian National Library, Vienna (27-28 November 2006). to the preparation of the European Digital Library, EDLproject aims to provide a framework for dialogue with other 2005 call eContentplus projects about a possible participation in a network based on The European Library. This first workshop provided a forum for members of EDLproject and other eContentPlus projects to reach a first understanding of possible cooperation scenarios and to outline a time plan for next steps.

As one of the major results, it was decided to integrate the Video Active metadata in the infrastructure of the European Library. An exiting prospect in the light of the European i2010: Digital Libraries Initiative of the European Commissioin. Video Active looks forward to a fruitful collaboration with the EDLproject. More news will be posted on this website.