Museum of Solomos and Eminent Zakynthians


The goal of the project is to built a digital repository for the “Museum of Solomos, Kalvos and other eminent Zakynthians” and a set of services concerning management of the collection and support for visitors and educational activities. The systems include navigation and educational support through a PDA context aware application as well as a web site that will allow access to information about the museum and the surroundings, visit preparation, educational activities visit planning and also digital repository administration.


Abstract System Architecture



 The partners that participate in the project are:
HCI Group, Electrical & Computer Engineering Department, University of Patras,
Educational Science Early Childhood Education Department, University of Patras,
Globo Technologies A.E.,
iBlind photographers and digitizers,
• Department of Archives and Library Science, Ionian University, collaborating with the Technical Group of the Library and Information Services of the University of Patras,
LogicDIS A.E.


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