Goran Zlodi PhD, associate professor

Office hours

Winter semester:Thursday, 13:30-15:00, room E-316

Summer semester: Wednesday, 10:30-12:00, room E-316

I will hold consultations via e-mail, via Big Blue Button, Skype or Zoom or, if necessary, physically at the Faculty (if epidemiological measures allow).

All students should notify me in advance by e-mail no later than 24 hours in advance in order to arrange on the exact time and technical modus of the consultation.

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Phone: +385-1-4092348





Graduated in Information sciences/Museology and Check language and literature at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb in 1997. Attained his master's degree with the thesis "Museum visual documentation in digital form“ in 2003. Gained his Ph.D. with the thesis "Possibilities of establishing interoperability among metadata schemas in museum environment" in 2007.

After graduation, he started working as a research assistant on the research projects "Preservation and Communication of Cultural Heritage" (1999-2003) and Heritage Users Research (2007-).

Member of National programme for digitisation of archive, library and museum material in Republic of Croatia (2005-2007) and member of project office at the National Croatian Cultural Heritage project (2007-). Member of ICOM/CIDOC - ICOMs International Committee for Documentation.

Presently working as assistant professor at Chair of Museology on Department of Information Science, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of Zagreb.

Main research interests are metadata interoperability, museum documentation, controlled vocabulary, interactive multimedia and virtual museums.


Fields of Interest:

  • Information technology in museums
  • Information systems in museums
  • Documentation of museum materials
  • Digitalization
  • Crowdsourcing 
  • Thesauri
  • Databases



  • "Protecting and communicating cultural heritage of Croatia"



  • Documentation in Museums I
  • Documentation in Museums II
  • Metadata for Resource Management
  • Virtual Museum



  • International Council of Museums (ICOM)