Cultural Institutions and Crowdsourcing

From The Signal: Cultural Institutions Embrace Crowdsourcing. “Many cultural institutions have accelerated the development of their digital collections and data sets by allowing citizen volunteers to help with the millions of crucial tasks that archivists, scientists, librarians, and curators face. One of the ways institutions are addressing these challenges is through crowdsourcing.” This article has a roundup of lots of different crowdsourcing efforts.