On Europeana Collections you will be gradually seeing more information which is labelled "user annotations". Annotations are user-contributed or system-generated enhancements, additions or corrections to (a selection of) metadata or media. An example an annotation is a tag (eg the tag "church" describing a photo of a church).
Where do annotations come from?
Creating new annotations
In the course of 2017 we will add the capability to create new annotations to the item pages, such as the capability to create tags or links between records. Until then, the only way to create new annotations is to use one of the platforms as mentioned above.
Examples of annotations
The following are some example annotations: