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Metadata Games

To play some games and get the latest updates, go to metadatagames.org.


Open Source Crowdsourcing Game Platform

Metadata Games, the National Standard open source crowdsourcing game platform, is used with over 44 Collections represented at 10 Institutions. It includes tens of thousands of media items (images, audio, video) that have generated 150,000 tags, with even outlier images garnering nearly 100 tags each.

Our current collaborations include the British Library, Boston Public Library, The Open Parks Network, Digital Public Library of America, and the American Antiquarian Society, among others.

We have ongoing tagging through play always available, and have tagging events. Our next tagging event will be with the US Holocaust Memorial Museum March 25 – April 3, 2015.




Research Team: Mary Flanagan, Geoff Kaufman, Sukie Punjasthitkul, Christina Manzo, Jordan Carpenter, Joe Ramsawak, Shelley Garg, Patrick Lewis

Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed on this web page do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.