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Click to open a full page to view images. The page will have similar controls as in the page module.

Revision as of 10:17, 16 October 2018


The visitor gets to view images related to the topic from open repositories. She can open the image in the local image viewer or the original location. She can remove images that are not related to the topic, but then she must provide a reason, which will add info to the image. She can add the image to a collection, edit the metadata, identify people, places and time in an image. An image with activity is registered in the database and made available for upload to Wikimedia Commons.

Images displayed are generally considered Free Cultural Works. It may be possible to display images with Creative Commons ND or NC restrictions, but they can not be enriched or used in any way.

Images module is different from the Gallery module, as the Images module focuses on single images, whereas galleries contain items.

Displaying the images

  • The result set is displayed in a tiled view. Use the Ajapaik grid code?
  • Two rows of images are displayed and more can be viewed (by scrolling horizontally or by clicking for more).
  • The space can be expanded by opening in a separate window.
  • Display rephoto and original as a pair.
  • Add your image through the Images section
  • Classifications will be accessible as facets. They could also be displayed as subsections.
    • Images by x, Depicts x etc

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Module toolbar

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Click to open a full page to view images. The page will have similar controls as in the page module.


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with no selection

  • Select images
  • View images
    • in the viewer
    • on the map
    • in the timeline
  • Add an image

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with a selection

  • Reset selection
  • View selected
    • in the viewer
    • on a map
    • in a timeline
  • Remove images from this topic > (submenu)
    • The creator is… (modal)
      • The topic (e.g. V. A. Sihvonen)
      • List of possible related topics (e.g. Paavo Sihvonen, Hjalmar Sihvonen, Alexander Sihvonen)
      • List of disambiguation options (e.g. Alexander Sihvonen)
      • Search box
    • The image depicts... (modal)
      • List of related topics
      • List of disambiguation options
      • Search box
    • Bad quality or inappropriate
    • Possibly add a note
  • Add property to selected > (modal)
    • First add to Wikidocumentaries
    • Then add any property as key-value pair. Examples: Part of, depicted person, depicted place… Larger work such as a map, event such as a photography session, set such as a series of images, publication, original album...
  • Add to your collection >

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Facet and sort

The result set can be faceted and sorted.

  • Restrict by
    • Time
    • Location
  • Filter/facet by
    • Creator
    • Source platform
      • Wikimedia Commons
      • Finna.fi
      • Europeana?
      • Internet Archive
      • Ajapaik
      • Topotheques
    • Suggest a source
    • Source institution
    • Content types (Images, video)
    • Image qualities (Size, colour, orientation)
    • Related classes (Works by, Images of etc)
  • Sort by
    • Time
    • Proximity
    • Select based on identified types (portraits, group photos, scenery, maps, stereographic...)
  • Save search criteria as a dynamic collection


  • Dynamically retrieved images from Wikimedia and memory institutions in a tiled layout

Image controls & indicators


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  • Hover - View title and indicators. Use gradient shadow in the background.
  • Click - Open image in media viewer



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