museums

Digital Engagement Strategies for the 21st Century Museum

Digital Engagement Strategies for the 21st Century Museum

Shifting audience interests towards interactive and shareable experiences has led many museums to explore the potential of digital engagement tools. Given the costs and changes typically required for successful digital integration, museum staff must first ask themselves why their institution should consider investing in emerging technologies and what they hope to achieve from such an investment.

Rome Wasn't Built in a Day (Because They Didn't Have 3D Printers)

Rome Wasn't Built in a Day (Because They Didn't Have 3D Printers)

Is digital technology a useful tool or hazardous endeavor?  Jana answers this question and takes us into the world of protection, conservation, and rehabilitation of cultural heritage.

Organizational Implications of E-Commerce

Organizational Implications of E-Commerce

As the market needs for convenience grow stronger, E-Commerce seems like a sound organizational investment for non-profits, especially for arts organizations that have the ability to develop branded and unique products. However, E-Commerce effects more than staffing and resources in a non-profit organization. 

Accessibility Rebooted: Technological Advancements to Improve Accessibility in Museums

Accessibility Rebooted: Technological Advancements to Improve Accessibility in Museums

With the growing emphasis on providing learning experiences that occur outside the classroom, accessibility and inclusivity is of paramount importance to museums transitioning into the 21st century. As museums become more inclusive, their methods of communication must be equally as effective between people with disabilities and those without.