The Ontario Museums Association (OMA) has developed expertise in the creation and publication of video for museums. To help share this knowledge with all Canadian museums, CHIN commissioned the OMA to produce the “OMA Video Editing and Publishing How-To Guide: Digital Storytelling in Museums Part Two”.
Social media have worked their way into the marketing and educational outreach of almost all museums today. If you or your institution is new to the idea of using these powerful (and now ubiquitous) tools for communicating with your visitors – or to tap into new audiences – CHIN has compiled a few introductory resources to get you started down the path of becoming a social media maven.
‘Ask a Curator’ was a one-day Twitter event that took place on September 18th, 2013. Questions for museum curators were posted on Twitter, using the hashtag #AskACurator.
The New Media Consortium (NMC) has recently released a preview to its upcoming ‘Horizon Report: 2013 Museum Edition.’ This annual report examines emerging technologies for their potential impact on and use in education and interpretation within the museum environment over the coming five years.
You have until Tuesday, November 12, 2013 to submit an artefact for the “What’s This?” feature in the February issue of Canadian Geographic magazine.