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Category: Museullaneous

Crowdsourcing and exhibition development

"Unilever starts crowdsourcing brand ideas"

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 18 Sep 2009

Applying and sharing research findings

"Why can't researchers, instead of waiting anywhere up to three years for their papers to jump all the hurdles, be part of a real-time market place?"

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 18 Sep 2009

Summative Evaluation: Dinosaur Unearthed Exhibition

Key points from the summative evaluation we did of the Dinosaur Unearthed exhibition in 2006

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 17 Sep 2009

Interest in Ancient Cultures

What interests visitors about ancient cultures?

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 11 Sep 2009

Citizen Science

The Centre for Advancement of Informal Science Education (CAISE) have released a report on "citizen science".

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 11 Sep 2009

Visitors' Interest in Science

This post summarises a number of studies that have looked at visitors' interest in science at museums.

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 08 Sep 2009

'Categorising visitors'?

I have been asked how (and why) researchers categorise visitors. Well, here's some of the ways they do that (and a little speculation as to why they do that)!

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 31 Aug 2009

Biodiversity Exhibition Evaluations

A question from Georgina Bishop, Natural History Museum, London...

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 25 Aug 2009

Kids talk about the Internet

What do young people think about the internet?

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 31 Jul 2009

Skeletons Exhibition Evaluation

As part of the review of the Museum Renewal Project an evaluation was undertaken into how visitors were responding to the Skeletons exhibition. This study aimed to understand the background to the exhibit, what was originally intended to be its aims and messages, how this exhibit is viewed now by visitors and how well it meets the Museum’s current criteria.

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 29 Jul 2009