Maria Economou

Short Description

Prof Dr Maria Economou is Professor of Digital Cultural Heritage at the School of Humanities (Information Studies) and the Hunterian Museum at the University of Glasgow.

Selected Publications

Economou, M. (2015): Heritage in the Digital Age. In: Logan, W.; Nic Craith, M.; Kockel, U. (Eds.): A Companion to Heritage Studies. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, P. 215-228.

Economou, M.; Pujol Tost, L. (2011): Evaluating the use of virtual reality and multimedia applications for presenting the past. In: Styliaras, G.; Koukopoulos, D.; Lazarinis, F. (Eds.): Handbook of Research on Technologies and Cultural Heritage: Applications and Environments. IGI Global, P. 223-239.

Economou, M.; Meintani, N. (2011): Promising beginning? Evaluating museum mobile phone apps. In: Ciolfi, L., Scott, K. & Barbieri, S. (Eds.): Rethinking Technology in Museums 2011. Emerging experiences. Limerick, Ireland, University of Limerick, 26-27 May 2011, P. 87-101.


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This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No. 764859.