Multi Archive of Cultural Heritage "Heritage"

The “Heritage” Multi Archive of Cultural Heritage is made up of about a hundred thematic and territorial archives integrated with each other so as to be a single searchable archive and view single archives or more thematic archives in an integrated way. The Heritage Multi Archive is a new generation database containing the assets of the Tangible and Intangible Cultural Heritage of Sicily and Malta and has the following characteristics that are typical of web 3.0:  Multimedia, GeoWeb, SocialWeb, Multi thematic and Multi territorial (Multiarchive), Advanced Search, WikiWeb e  Multilingual.  

The Heritage Archive, the result of over thirty years of data collection, is a non-profit public archive and its nature is exclusively of an informative and scientific nature. At the moment (September 2022), with its over 11.000 cataloged assets, it is probably the largest cultural multimedia archive created. To learn more about the features and operation visit the page  Characteristics and Operation of the "Heritage" Multi Cultural Archive

  • Thematic Archives
  • Territorial Archives
  • Map
  • Feedback

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The Heritage Archive is part of a larger project (Heritage project) which sees the cataloging and geolocation of the Sicilian and Maltese Cultural Heritage (tangible and intangible), at the moment about 7.500 goods and places of cultural tourist interest have been cataloged, we expect to reach 10.000 by 2021 and 12.000 goods by 2022 (data and objective updated to August 2021).

Note on the generations of the Heritage Archive

  • First Generation (1995): “Access” database offline only
  • Second Generation (2004): “Web Access” database searchable online, text only
  • Third Generation (2010): “Visual” database in Mysql, searchable online - text and images
  • Fourth Generation (2014): Dedicated database searchable Online integrated with Google Maps and web 3.0 technology (Georeferenced, Responsive, Wiki, Advanced search)
  • Fifth Generation (2020): Online "GeoSocial" Archive (Georeferenced, Social, Multi-thematic, Territorial, Advanced Search)

Note: The Heritage Archive is a non-profit public archive but its nature is exclusively informative and scientific. The contents of the same come from various sources, from the authors of the cards, from the cited scientific documentation or from the web. For this latter aspect, reference is made when indicated on the following page: Disclaimer 

External links: Folder: landscape_plans (map.sitr Sicily Region)  /  map sitr services

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