95. Which policy frameworks are most significant to the heritage sector?

Many policies and codes of practice by government departments are accessible online. Identifying those that are more useful to the heritage sector, and those which directly affect your organisation helps you to navigate the available digital support effectively.

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Level 2

This resource discusses the government departments and their online policies and codes of practice relevant to your heritage organisation. It also provides a framework for you to carry out a best practice audit to see where improvements can be made.


Level 11. Beginners
You're starting from scratch, or you need a digital skills and knowledge refresh. You're time poor and need a quick fix.

Level 22. Development
You've mastered the basics and now you want to fine tune your digital skills and knowledge. You're looking for new ideas and inspiration to achieve what you want to achieve.

Level 33. Advanced
You know what you're doing digitally but you want to do it better. You're keen to test and experiment and take your heritage organisation to the next level.

Digital Heritage Hub is managed by Arts Marketing Association (AMA) in partnership with The Heritage Digital Consortium and The University of Leeds. It has received Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) and National Lottery funding, distributed by The Heritage Fund as part of their Digital Skills for Heritage initiative. Digital Heritage Hub is free and answers small to medium sized heritage organisations most pressing and frequently asked digital questions.

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