A Virtual Museum

  title={A Virtual Museum},
  author={Bruno Mannoni},
  journal={Commun. ACM},
heritage has been indexed by conservation professionals and art historians, creating valuable text databases. The fact that there is a state agency—the French Ministry of Culture—dealing with cultural issues has helped this process, particularly in creating rich (from a scientific point of view) thesauruses for the various fields of French culture. The Ministry of Culture’s information system is organized around a set of three major databases, each containing approximately 80 fields (e.g… CONTINUE READING