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Omeka 101

Getting started with the Omeka exhibit platform

Create an account

Are you a student working on a class Omeka project?

You should have received an automated email asking you to "Activate your account with the [class name] repository." Click on the link in the email, create a password, and log in. Contact your professor or if you have any problems. 

Are you a student, faculty member, or staff member looking to make a basic Omeka site? 

1. Visit
2. Click "Learn which plan is right for you"
3. Click "Start your free Omeka trial"
4. Fill out the requested information
5. Check your Spam folder if you do not receive a confirmation email. 

Are you a faculty member looking to use Omeka for a class project?
Contact the library at for help setting up an Omeka site using the institutional license.