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Category: Museullaneous

Developing rich media for museums: a way forward?

Rich media (i.e. video) is fast becoming a key way to present museum content both onsite, online and via mobile. How can this work in a manageable and structured way? 

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 09 Jan 2012

Behind DangerOz: Working with Android

We have just released our DangerOz app for Android! 

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 21 Dec 2011

Should museums be more like magazines?

Is the magazine approach to content production a useful model for museums?

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 20 Dec 2011

Michael Sharland

We are about to start a project to digitise and transcribe the Nature Diaries of ornithologist, journalist and environmentalist Michael Sharland.

By: Vanessa Finney, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 20 Dec 2011

Promos, exhibitions and happy holidays

We have been checking out some of the clever promos and e-cards from our colleagues. Here's a range of cool ones... 

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 19 Dec 2011

A Pride of Lions

A group of African lions first installed in the Museums entrance area in 1910 have recently made a spectacular comeback. Three of the original four have now been placed in the revamped atrium area – and look as arresting as they did back then.

By: Rose Docker, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 07 Dec 2011

Responsive Web Design and Museums

Is responsive design the next big thing for the web? What does this mean for museum websites and app development?

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 07 Dec 2011

Indigenous Communities and the Digital Realm

What could the digital space do for Indigenous communities asks Phil Gordon? 

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 07 Dec 2011

Student learning in museums

Here's a list of published references and web links that address student learning in museums.

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 06 Dec 2011

Behind DangerOz: Version 1.1

Building on what we learned about mobile apps as well as customer feedback, I am happy to announce the release of DangerOz version 1.1.

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 29 Nov 2011