National Digital Repository and Portal for Museums of India

National Digital Repository and Portal for Museums of India

The National Portal and Digital Repository for Museums of India are designed and developed by Human-Centred Design and Computing Group, C-DAC, Pune. It provides an all pervasive and integrated access to theme based collections and artefacts irrespective of the physical and geographical locations of museums. The portal introduces India's rich heritage through a diverse range of digital collections in terms of sculptures, paintings, manuscripts, weapons, coins and a numerous other categories of artefacts. The virtual museums are a wealth of knowledge accessible from anywhere and at anytime for students, teachers, researchers and even the tourists. It is perhaps for the first time in world that 10 national museums are made accessible online from one portal. This project is funded by Ministry of Culture, Government of India. The digital collections created using the JATAN: Virtual Museum Builder are integrated in the national digital repository for giving public access through the national portal.

The portal was inaugurated by honorable Minister for Ministry of Culture, Government of India on 21st October 2014 which can be accessed from htpp://www.museumsofindia.gov.in

Contact for more information: digitalpreservation@cdac.in

Films on Museums of India Portal

भारतीय संग्रहालयों के लिए राष्ट्रीय पोर्टल और डिजिटल भंडार
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National Portal and Digital Repository for Museums of India
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Contact Us

Centre for Development of Advanced Computing
Human-Centered Design & Computing
RMZ Westend Centre - III, 4th Floor,
Sr.No. 169/1, Sector-II, Aundh,
Pune - 411007
Phone No.: 020-25503175
Email: digitalpreservation@cdac.in