Museums and the Web

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

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Tour of the Philadelphia Museum of Art

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new media
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social tagging
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Philadelphia Museum of Art
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Marc Chagall
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Members of the museum's web team and collections information project
will discuss the online collection database and special exhibition
components of the museums' web site.   The museum has used its own cell
phone audio system and uses audio and video podcasts extensively to
enhance the visitor experience online and in the galleries.  The current

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Tour of the National Museum of America Jewish History

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new media
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jewish history
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The National Museum of America Jewish History has just opened in November 2010, come have a personal tour of the new exhibitions with the Museum's Media Designer and Producer Jake Barton of Local Projects, and the Museum's Head Curator, Josh Perelman.  The Museum showcases a wide range of cutting edge media experiences, including the Contemporary Issues Forum a dialogue space that mixes cu

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Heritage at Play: Open-source Intermedia Solutions to Documentation and Knowledge Exchange

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new media
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documentary practices
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digital multimedia documentation
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web 2.0 cross media
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intermedia
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In Summer 2010, two cultural heritage and new media scholars, Colleen Brogan and Zachary McCune, received a grant from AT&T and the Watson Institute for International Studies at Brown University to complete an intermedia documentary on an innovative international subject which addressed a critical need in society. 

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Demonstration - show your project

Science LinX: the neXt level in augmenting science center Xperiences

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Science communication
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teenagers
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user experience
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new media
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physical and virtual
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defining your target group
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Paper - in formal session

Why and how, multimedia - the Japanese situation

Mizushima, E. (1993).  Why and how, multimedia - the Japanese situation. (Lees, Diane, Ed.).Museums and Interactive Multimedia: Selected papers from the second International Conference on Hypermedia and Interactivity in Museums.