Omeka Classic User Manual

This user manual is for the current version of Omeka Classic.

Getting Started
Planning your Omeka site, examples and case studies, hosting suggestions, and our Accessibility Statement.

Installing
Information for installing and upgrading an Omeka Classic installation.

Content
Building the content of an Omeka site, including items, collections, tags, and item types. The topics in this section correspond to options on the left-hand navigation of the Omeka admin dashboard.

Administration
Managing your installation's appearance, plugins, users, and site settings; in Omeka, these options are only available to SuperUsers. The topics in this section correspond to the top navigation of the Omeka administrative dashboard.

Plugins
Documentation for plugins produced by the Omeka team. The Plugins directory on the website includes many user-supplied plugins from our community; we have only documented plugins that we support. If you cannot find information for a specific plugin here, please check on our registered plugins list, or on its independent download page, as documentation may be in a ReadMe or on a separate site.

Troubleshooting
Tips and tricks for dealing with problems with your Omeka Classic installation. Look here to learn how to retrieve error messages.

Technical documentation
For users who are comfortable modifying the code, this section includes instructions on backing up your Omeka database, configuring thumbnail creation, and more.