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University art museums in Brazil: in search of new and old audiences
This article aims at comparing the number of visitors in Brazilian university and non-university museums of art. It will also try to explain the ways in which universities adopt in order to captivate new/old audiences ...
The current state of Higher Education Museums, Galleries and Collections in the UK
The paper will summarise the current state of the UK's higher education museums, galleries and collections (HEMGCs) by drawing on recent surveys of collections and management issues. In particular the paper will highlight ...
From independent university collections to a Wissenstheater: an ambitions project at the Humboldt University of Berlin
The Humboldt University owns over one hundred separate collections from all spheres of knowledge. Most of them are scarcely accessible to the general public and thus not well known. Since 1995 a group of scientists is ...
Structuralizing multimedia data in museums: The use of Internet, video and scanned 3D objects for natural history and science museums
Este texto descreve urna proposta de partilha de recursos informâticos e multimédia, em gérai caros e pouco acessiveis à grande maioria dos museus de ciência e de história naturai. Sugere ainda a criaçâo, no seio do ICOM, ...
Miracle on the prairie: The development of the Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History
In 1983 the University of Oklahoma's museum began a struggle for a new building. The centuryold museum was housed in barns and stables. Support from the University was mixed. Grassroots efforts and a multifaceted strategy ...