Universeum is a European network established in 2000 and concerned with academic heritage in its broad sense, tangible and intangible. It aims at the preservation, study, access and promotion of university collections, museums, archives, libraries, botanical gardens, astronomical observatories, etc. It is open to heritage and museum professionals, researchers, students, university administrators and all those involved with university heritage.
From June 2010, Universeum has become an association ruled by Statutes and by the Local Civil Code prevailing in the County of Bas-Rhin, Haut-Rhin and Moselle.
Individuals and Institutions concerned with academic heritage are invited to join Universeum and become members.