Browsing by Subject "museum"

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  • Acquiring metadata to support biographies of museum artefacts

    Zhao, Can; Twidale, Michael B.; Nichols, David M. (Springer, 2018)
    Museum collections are primarily experienced in physical museums. Metadata and linked data have the potential to support new models of interaction with heritage objects outside museums. Object biographies are a conceptual ...
  • Design, Implementation and Evaluation of a Mobile Exhibition Guide

    Chen, Jingyu Chen (The University of Waikato, 2007)
    As mobile devices are increasingly merging into our daily lives, exhibition ser- vices are also facing innovation based on the newly available technologies. Our project addresses these new circumstances. We developed a ...
  • Exploring te ao Māori: The role of museums

    Clarkin-Phillips, Jeanette; Paki, Vanessa Anne; Fruean, Louana; Armstrong, Garth; Crowe, Neil (NZCER Press, 2012)
    Museums offer many opportunities for developing knowledge of the bicultural heritage of Aotearoa New Zealand. This article reports on research involving a kindergarten located in a national museum. It discusses children’s ...
  • Our Place in New Zealand Culture: How the Museum of New Zealand Constructs Biculturalism

    Goldsmith, Michael (, 2003)
    The Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa opened in 1998 amidst controversy but has been a huge popular success and has become an icon of national identity. The controversy was confined to elite circles and stemmed from ...