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  • Date: 07/01/2008
    Resource Category: Reference Materials
    In this article, Jim Spadaccini, Director of Ideum, examines open source software packages designed specifically for museums. Spadaccini provides practical advice on how this software can be utilized in museums. ... »
  • Date: 07/01/2006
    Resource Category: Mass Media Article
    This article explores the ways museums can utilize portable devices (i.e cell phones) as a way to engage visitors in their exhibits. Featured are three museums experimenting with this technology in their exhibit spaces. Authors include Wayne Labar, Vice President of Exhibitions and Theaters at the Liberty Science Center, Denise Bressler, an ... »
  • Date: 01/01/2006
    Resource Category: Mass Media Article
    In this article, Jim Spadaccini, owner and Creative Director of Ideum, examines the influence of Web 2.0 media and how new models (wikis, blogs, community sites, etc.) provoke new ideas and new questions. Spadaccini includes examples of how institutions are integrating this technology into their work. ... »
  • Date: 01/01/2006
    Resource Category: Mass Media Article
    In this article, Dan Tomberlin, an exhibit and graphic design consultant, investigates virtual museums. Tomberlin presents several definitions of these online museum-like experiences and then highlights several noteworthy museum sites. This article is a reprint from the "Exhibitionist" vol.15, no.2, Fall 1996. ... »