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Category: Museullaneous

Linkasaurus #6

'Curated' for you: the latest museum, web and tech news from across the net

By: Michael Hugill, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 15 Apr 2011

Asparagus fern on Lord Howe Island

The earliest known photo showing the noxious weed Asparagus fern growing on Lord Howe Island in 1923.

By: Vanessa Finney, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 14 Apr 2011

Our oldest display case

Next week we begin a project to conserve and re-interpret the heritage crocodile case and its contents on Level 2.

By: Vanessa Finney, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 14 Apr 2011

Mysterious? Adventurous? Muddy?

To prepare for an exhibition next year we recently conducted a frontend survey about the topic “deep ocean”. This research was conducted using Survey Monkey, an online survey tool, and after two weeks 792 people had responded.

By: Rubén Reyes, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 11 Apr 2011

Plunging the depths of the deep ocean

Asking questions is what we do in Audience Research. We do it for lots of reasons, and all of them deepen or broaden our understanding of what we are researching. How fitting then that we recenlty conducted research about the deep ocean.

By: Rubén Reyes, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 11 Apr 2011

Linkasaurus! #5

Museum-in-a-car, a behind-the-scenes exhibition, label-free objects and more...

By: Michael Hugill, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 08 Apr 2011

Grounding Digital Information Trends Part 2

What do online trends mean for the future role of a museum? More from Kristen Purcell, at Museums and the Web 2011.

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 08 Apr 2011

Grounding Digital Information Trends Part 1

Here's some notes from the key note address given by Kristen Purcell, Associate Director, Pew Internet Project, at the Museums and the Web annual conference in Philadelphia, PA. 

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 08 Apr 2011

(#)WhyILoveMuseums Day

Today is #whyilovemuseumsday on Twitter. Here are some of our favourite tweets so far...

By: Michael Hugill, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 06 Apr 2011

Linkasaurus! #4

'Curated' for you: the latest museum, web and tech news from across the net

By: Michael Hugill, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 01 Apr 2011