A next-generation platform for digital cultural heritage web publishing. Omeka S is a free & open source platform for institutions that want to publish linked open data; integrate their collections with the scholarly communications ecosystem; and manage many users & sites from one installation.

Download the beta or Try the sandbox


Create and manage many sites

Publish Linked Open Data

Describe and share DPLA-ready resources

Extend with Modules

Style with responsive Themes

Take a quick tour of the Omeka-S beta


Add functionality and customize the look and feel of an Omeka S network of websites.


Extend Omeka S with modules to map, collect, import, and connect resources.

Mapping Geolocate resources and add maps to your sites.
Collecting Gather public contributions through your sites.
Custom Vocab Create controlled vocabulary for a particular property to use when describing a resource.
Metadata Browse Browse all resources that share a value for a particular property.
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Choose a fully-responsive design theme that fits your project.

Default The default Omeka S theme.
Cozy A theme optimized for dense text with subtle navigation.
The Daily A bold, image-friendly theme with customizable colors that will leave an impression.
Center Row A light, airy theme with simplicity in mind, using delicate typography to let imagery stand out.
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Try the Sandbox

The best way to learn is to experiment; learn more about Omeka S by playing around in the sandbox, pre-populated the sandbox with items, item sets, resource templates, and a few sites. The sandbox also includes many of the modules and themes currently available. Feel free to work with the existing content or add your own.

Log in with one of the following accounts

Passwords for each account are the username in the email address (omekasdemo1, etc)

Sandbox content is reset every Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday.

Go to the sandbox