CulturaItalia is the Portal of Italian Culture, managed by the Central Institute for the Union Catalogue of Italian Libraries (ICCU) of the Italian Ministry of cultural heritage, activities and tourism (MiBACT), in which are involved cultural institutions from all sectors and levels (national, regional and local). CulturaItalia, as national aggregator, plays an important role for the development of European initiative for accessing and sharing digital cultural heritage, like Europeana. CulturaItalia presents an integrated Digital Library, named MuseiD-Italia, with the most important digital collections of the Italian museums.
CulturaItalia offers a the thematic consultation of the Metadata Index and in the Archaeology thematic area are available 58,000 archaeological items. In CulturaItalia there is a section devoted to open data (http://dati.culturaitalia.it), where the data are available in Dublin Core, PICO (CulturaItalia Application Profile) and CIDOC-CRM format. It’s also possible to search via SPARQL END POINT a datasets selection available in Linked Open Data format.