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Common Ground: A community-curated meetup. A case study.


TitleCommon Ground: A community-curated meetup. A case study.
Publication TypeConference Paper
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsBray, P., & Donahue R.
Secondary TitleMuseums and the Web
Conference Start DateApril 13-17, 201
PublisherArchives & Museum Informatics
Place PublishedDenver, Colorado, USA
EditorTrant, J., & Bearman D.
Keywordscollections, commons, community, curation, engagement, flickr, meetup, participation
Abstract

Why do institutions and on-line communities want to participate in face-to-face meetups such as Common Ground: a community curated meetup? Does this type of experience provide a deeper engagement with audiences and give institutions an opportunity to learn from these experiences? What are we finding in the process?

URLhttp://www.archimuse.com/mw2010/papers/bray/bray.html