How Might You Use Omeka

As you are thinking about designing a website, you may also want to consult, Digital History: A Guide to Gathering, Preserving, and, Presenting the Past on the Web, by Dan Cohen and Roy Rosenzweig

You may also want to consult articles written about using Omeka in our public Zotero library.


Museum Professionals:





  • Use Omeka to share you personal research or collections with the world, build exhibits and write essays that showcase your expertise.
  • Features you might like: design themes, exhibit builder, contribution plugin, tagging, Search by Metadata plugin.
  • Examples: Dante on Stamps, Folk Horror, A Parcel of Ribbons