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GU-Q HIST-106: Atlantic World

What is Omeka?

Omeka is a free, open source content management system for online digital collections.


A lightweight solution in comparison to traditional institutional repository software like DSpace and Fedora, Omeka has a focus on display and uses an unqualified Dublin Core metadata standard.

For universities, Omeka is an accessible online format that allows students and researchers to create interesting and powerful exhibits placing focus multimedia content.

Class Omeka Website

HIST 106: Atlantic World - Administration Area

HIST 106: Atlantic World - Website

Sample Primary Resource to Import into Omeka

Appraisal of Jesse Batey's West Oak estate, March 3, 1851

Omeka Documentation

Omeka - User Manual