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Best of the Web Nominations 2011

People's Choice Voting open March 25 - April 7, 2011 [login required]

Registered users will choose a site as People's Choice, by voting for their favourite, between March 25 and April 7, 2011.

Category Site Name Nominated By Votes People's Choice
Social Media #collectionfishing on Kate Chmiel 4
Exhibition 600 Million Years David Methven 0
Exhibition A History of the World Matthew Cock 1
Audio | Visual | Podcast A History of the World in 100 objects Ruth Levis 1
Education A Sailor's Life for Me! Rebecca Parmer 3
Mobile AB EX NY iPAD APP Maggie Lederer 4
Education ACMI Generator Michael Parry 0
Research | Online Collection ALMA - Artefacts Linked with Art Lizzy Jongma 2
Long-lived American Centuries Juliet Jacobson 0
Social Media Andy Warhol: Motion Pictures dina brunstein 0
Long-lived Anne Frank House Patrick Boom 4
Education ARTSEDGE Nuit Hansgen 5
Social Media Ask a Curator Sarah Hanley 19
Innovative | Experimental Augmented Reality Tours Hein Wils 1
Research | Online Collection Australian Dress Register Luke Dearnley 0
Social Media bdheritage Hafizur Rahaman 0
Education Becoming Minnesotan: Stories of Recent Immigrants and Refugees Rose Sherman 0
Education Bill Nye's Climate Lab Online Lisa Wisniewski 9
Exhibition Catawba RiverVenture Hope Matthews 0
Innovative | Experimental Catedral. Libro de Piedra Manuel Meijide 7
Museum Professional CCCB Lab Maria Farràs 6
Museum Professional Collectiewijzer Theo Meereboer 0
Education Coming of Age in the Holocaust, Coming of Age Now Alice Rubin 0
Innovative | Experimental Allan Smith 3
Mobile Country Dog Gentlemen Gallery Game Erica Gangsei 0
Education DocsTeach Jennifer Guibord 1
Audio | Visual | Podcast Driven: True Stories of Inspiration Rob Rothfarb 0
Exhibition Economica: Women and the Global Economy Krista Walton 2
Long-lived Exploratorium Ellyn Hament 0
Mobile Explore 9/11 A'yen Tran 1
Audio | Visual | Podcast Christina Costabile 4
Exhibition For All the World to See: Visual Culture and the Struggle for Civil Rights Maurice Berger 1
Mobile Freedom Tour- National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Juliet DeVries 0
Mobile French Impressionism at the Art Institute of Chicago Sam Quigley 0
Research | Online Collection Getty Research Institute Liz McDermott 0
Museum Professional Global Museum Roger Smith 0
Education Go Play Renae Mason 0
Mobile Golden Gate Park Field Guide Kathi Koontz 1
Exhibition Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Modern Century David Hart 0
Research | Online Collection History and Technology Collections Online Elycia Wallis 0
Innovative | Experimental Casper Glorius 2
Audio | Visual | Podcast Join the Student Sit-Ins Classroom Videos Jenny Wei 1
Exhibition Laura Jernegan: Girl on a Whaleship Nancy Cole 2
Exhibition Lewis Baltz: In the Desert Colin Robertson 0
Museum Professional MADRE - Museo d’Arte contemporanea DonnaREgina Carlo Falcone 0
Innovative | Experimental Marina Abramović: The Artist Is Present Chiara Bernasconi 0
Exhibition Matisse: Radical Invention, 1913–1917 Liz Neely 0
Exhibition MIC Exhibition Sofia Lucas 13
Museum Professional MIDEA website Rachel Kuniansky Varon 0
Exhibition MNAF Museum National Alinari of Photography andrea de polo 0
Education MoMA Courses Online Beth Harris 1
Mobile MoMA's iPhone App Allegra Burnette 1
Social Media Monticello Michelle Ghadfa 0
Exhibition Mural Explorer troy lachance 1
Exhibition Museo Galileo: Virtual Museum Jacopo Tonini 0
Social Media Museodata Oscar Gaona 0
Research | Online Collection Museum of the City of New York Collections Portal JULIA VAN HAAFTEN 2
Long-lived Museum of the History of Science Elizabeth Bruton 0
Audio | Visual | Podcast Museum Victoria ‘Access All Areas’ podcast adventures arch cuthbertson 0
Education Never Lost: Polynesian Navigation Isabel Hawkins 0
Exhibition New York's Mayors: John V. Lindsay Vivian Ducat 0
Exhibition NIPPON-multimedia Michela Negrini 1
Social Media One-to-one with the Artist: Ai Weiwei Kirstie Beaven 2
Innovative | Experimental Open Images: the open-minded media platform Maarten Brinkerink 9
Audio | Visual | Podcast Painting Techniques videos made for Abstract Expressionist New York Amy Horschak 0
Audio | Visual | Podcast Place-Royale from the present to the past Jules Morissette 0
Research | Online Collection Plant Hunters Celeste Williams 3
Mobile Please Touch The Exhibit Jonny Brownbill 0
Research | Online Collection Portable Antiquities Scheme Daniel Pett 8
Audio | Visual | Podcast Q-Literary Museum Myriam Solar 0
Research | Online Collection Queensland Museum Kathleen McGovern 7
Innovative | Experimental Race to the Museum Dana Allen-Greil 3
Research | Online Collection Rietveld collection Marije Verduijn 0
Long-lived Sir Stanley Spencer Gallery Web Site Michael Ohajuru 0
Museum Professional Smithsonian Web and New Media Strategy Wiki Dana Mitroff Silvers 24
Research | Online Collection sterna birdwatchers portal Bart Grob 1
Research | Online Collection Steve Tagger Kyle Jaebker 0
Exhibition Stylus: A Project by Ann Hamilton Jay David 1
Audio | Visual | Podcast Sydney Observatory monthly sky guide podcasts Irma Havlicek 0
Education Tang Museum, Skidmore College John Weber 1
Education Teaching the Middle East: A Resource for Educators Wendy Ennes 1
Exhibition Teylers Universe: the Oval Room 1784 Geert-Jan Janse 0
Social Media The 80s are back exhibition and online presence Sebastian Chan 0
Exhibition The city of horrors Lucia Calvo 2
Research | Online Collection The Giza Archives Catherine Pate 0
Education The History of Vaccines Karie Youngdahl 1
Exhibition The Lost World of Old Europe Rossitza OHRIDSKA-OLSON 0
Exhibition The Mourners: Tomb Sculptures from the Court of Burgundy Leonard Steinbach 1
Exhibition The Secret Annex Online Irene le Roy 14
Innovative | Experimental The Secret Annex Online Emma Laupman 0
Innovative | Experimental The Secret Dancer - Tate Kids Sharna Jackson 0
Research | Online Collection The Strong Marc Check 0
Research | Online Collection The William Steinway Diary Project Matthew MacArthur 15
Mobile UAR - Urban Augmented Reality Jacco Ouwerkerk 1
Education Van Valen's Gold Rush Journey Naomi Coquillon 2
Museum Professional WA Museum website Morgan Strong 2
Mobile Walking Cinema: Murder on Beacon Hill Laura Piraino 1
Innovative | Experimental WaterWorx- In-gallery ipad experience Erika Dicker 0
Exhibition Wellcome Collection Adam Portlock 1
Education What Does It Mean to Be Human? Sarah Banks 3
Social Media Wiki BookCamp Kosmopolis Eva Rexach 0
Exhibition William Kentridge: Five Themes shannon darrough 0
Research | Online Collection Windsor Historical Society Jack Alberti 1
Innovative | Experimental cecilia passa 0
Exhibition Brian Walsh 1
Social Media Yorkshire's Favourite Paintings Jim Richardson 0
Exhibition Yoshitomo Nara - Nobody's Fool Bill Swersey 8
Education Young explorers David Prudames 0

About the Best of the Web Awards

Each registered user on may nominate one site each year in the Best of the Web Awards. Sites are reviewed by a Panel and awards will be given April 8, 2011 at Museums and the Web.

For full details and deadlines see the Nomination, Review and People's Choice Voting Process.

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