Lizzy Jongma


Lizzy Jongma (1970) works as a datamanager in the Collections information department of the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam. She studied History at the University of Nijmegen (Netherlands) and specialized in digitization, automation of structured metadata and online presentation of Cultural Heritage. Lizzy has worked as a developer, adviser and project leader in this field since 1998. She now works on sharing, structuring and linking digital collection information for the Rijksmuseum API (sharing collection information as open data), the Rijksmuseum Open Data Policies, Rijksmuseum’s Rijksstudio Website, Accurator (annotation Tool), Paint Sample Database for paint sample research, Rijksmuseum Persistent Identifiers.

Lizzy Jongma also works on structuring metadata for sharing collection information with portalsites like Wikipedia/Wikimedia Commons, Google Art Institute and Europeana. She currently works on RFID, Barcodes and Rijksmuseum Linked Open Data.