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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Thanks for your interest in our online community. Please register and set up an account.

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Don't get us wrong, we want you to participate – but we also want to keep the site spam-free. Please complete the form below as fully as possible. Good information about yourself also makes it easier for other users to find you.

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About You
your first name: e.g. jennifer
Your last name: e.g. trant
Your Job Title: e.g.: Webmaster, Director of Publications
The Department within your institution that you work in: e.g. Publications, New Media, Registration, Museum Studies
The name of the institution you work at: e.g.: Walker Art Center, Archives & Museum Informatics. If you are a student, enter your school.
Account information
Spaces are allowed; punctuation is not allowed except for periods, hyphens, and underscores.
A valid e-mail address. All e-mails from the system will be sent to this address. The e-mail address is not made public and will only be used if you wish to receive a new password or wish to receive certain news or notifications by e-mail.
Please re-type your e-mail address to confirm it is accurate.
The first line of your addres: e.g. 158 Lee Ave.
The second line of your address: e.g. Apartment 3. Leave blank if not applicable
Your city. e.g.: Toronto
Your state, province or other jurisdiction; leave blank if not applicable
Your Country: e.g. Canada, United Kingdom, USA, The Netherlands
Your Postal Code: e.g. M4E 2P3, 15221
Your personal URL (or institutional one if you would rather). Must start with http://
the URL of your blog feed. Must start with http://
the URL of your twitter home page. Must start with
Your Background
Show us you're a real person. Introduce yourself to others. What are your interests in museums and the web and/or cultural informatics?

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