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Museums and the Web

An annual conference exploring the social, cultural, design, technological, economic, and organizational issues of culture, science and heritage on-line.

Global Museum

Institution: 

Global Museum

Designer: 

Roger Smith

Small Museum: 

Small Museum

Category: 

Museum Professional

Why

First published on the web in 1998, Global Museum has grown to a readership of thousands each month, in 201 countries.  Amongst the first to use social media, the site has a strong following on its own social network as well as facebook and twitter.

Global Museum provides a free and up to date news service, free job posting service, and other resources for museum professionals and those with a passion for museums.

What out site users say:

Wonderful to see so much useful information gathered together in one place. News that would otherwise be missed
UK Scotland - User Survey

I love reading Global Museum. I look forward to the articles every week. The information keeps me informed about what is going on in the museum community and urges me to explore museums and exhibits online that I may have never known about.
Thanks!
User Survey

Your newsletter is the best thing on the net!!!! Thanks for all the work you put into it!
R.Bucko

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Editors note: Global Museum is a  'one person labour of love'.  It receives no funding from any grant / museums/govt. supporting source.  It has no staff apart from the publisher Roger Smith - i.e. unpaid / nonprofit