About Mukurtu CMS

What is Mukurtu? May 06, 2016 01:33PM PDT

Mukurtu is a free and open source community archive platform designed with the unique needs of indigenous comm...

Who uses Mukurtu? May 06, 2016 01:32PM PDT

Mukurtu was established to provide indigenous groups with a simple-to-use, powerful, content management system...

What does Mukurtu mean? May 06, 2016 01:33PM PDT

The word “mukurtu” in Warumungu means “dilly bag.” Dilly bags hold sacred items and are accessible by acting r...

What is a Community? Sep 02, 2016 07:39PM PDT

Communities are one of the three core elements of every Mukurtu site. The other two core elements are Cultural...

What is a Cultural Protocol? Sep 02, 2016 07:45PM PDT

Cultural Protocols are one of the three core elements of every Mukurtu site and provide users with appropriate...

What is a Category? Sep 02, 2016 07:47PM PDT

Categories are one of the three core elements of every Mukurtu site, and help users search and browse for cont...

What is a Digital Heritage Item? Sep 02, 2016 09:12PM PDT

Digital Heritage Items are the main pieces of content that populate a Mukurtu site and combine metadata and me...

What Goes in the Traditional Knowledge and Cultural Narrative Fields? Sep 02, 2016 09:33PM PDT

The Traditional Knowledge and Cultural Narrative fields are descriptive digital heritage item fields unique t...

What are Traditional Knowledge (TK) Labels? Sep 02, 2016 09:38PM PDT

From Local Contexts: “The Traditional Knowledge (TK) Labels are a tool for Native, First Nations, Aboriginal ...

What is a Collection? Sep 02, 2016 09:19PM PDT

The default Browse view in Mukurtu CMS shows all digital heritage items on the site that a user has access to ...