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Omeka Guide: Home

UW Libraries does not support Omeka. This page is provided for informational purposes only and may be out of date.

Install Omeka

This page will guide you through the process of installing Omeka to your UW shared web hosting account! 

This will involve using terminal commands- if you follow the directions you should be ok, but if you would like to get more comfortable with these, check out the free Codecademy course under 'Additional Resources.'

Configure Omeka

Now that you have installed Omeka, this page will give you some guidance on how to configure and personalize it. Instructions are provided for how to change upload limits and apply new themes.

Install Plugins

This page provides instructions on how to install plugins for Omeka.  This includes the popular Neatline plugin that enables map and timeline functionality within Omeka exhibits.