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  • Our Web resources can now be accessed through the Museology and conservation section of Canada.ca. The Canadian Heritage Information Network’s (CHIN) home page has also moved to Canada.ca.

News

New Features Now Available on the CHIN Job Board!

September 2016

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During the past few months, the Canadian Heritage Information Network (CHIN) has been hard at work updating the CHIN job board to bring users some much sought after features.

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Artefacts Canada Modernization is Moving Forward!

September 2016

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CHIN and various Canadian museum contributors have been hard at work completing a pilot project entitled “150 Years of Canadian Art”. This pilot project was undertaken with the help of eight museums across Canada.

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Google Is Now Rating Museums

September 2016

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When you type a museum name into Google, user reviews and an overall rating on a five-point scale may now appear next to the search results. These ratings appear as part of a relatively recent Google update allowing visitors to give businesses they’ve visited a rating out of five, and provide comments about their experience.

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Museum Workers Can Learn New Skills For Free Online

September 2016

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A Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) is an online educational course, usually provided for free, with unlimited open access. Many higher education institutions offer MOOCs on a variety of subjects, and recently other institutions – including museums – have begun to experiment with providing MOOCs as well, typically aimed at professional development.

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Visitors as Curators and Personalized Museum Experiences

September 2016

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Museums are increasingly adopting new strategies to attract new and repeat visitors by engaging them in a personalized, interactive way. There is growing recognition that visitors create meaning for themselves in their museum experience.

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New Resources to Help Not-for-Profit Organizations Succeed on Facebook

September 2016

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Facebook recently launched a new website dedicated to helping not-for-profit organizations maximize the impact of their Facebook Pages. The website offers free resources and instructions aimed at advising not-for-profit organizations on how to achieve their goals – from building support and awareness to reaching their fundraising objectives – through the social media platform.

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Canadian Geographic: Deadline for the February 2017 Issue

September 2016

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You have until Monday, October 17, 2016 to submit an artefact in the “What’s This?” feature of the February issue of Canadian Geographic magazine.

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