ERIC Number: EJ595435
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Museum Informatics and Collaborative Technologies: The Emerging Socio-Technological Dimension of Information Science in Museum Environments.
Marty, Paul F.
Journal of the American Society for Information Science, v50 n12 p1083-91 Oct 1999
Examines the sociotechnological impact of introducing advanced information technology into the Spurlock Museum, a museum of world history and culture at the University of Illinois. Addresses implementation of such methodologies as computer-supported cooperative work and computer-mediated communication in the museum environment. Emphasizes the intimate relationship between the museum's social structure and information systems. Contains 48 references.(AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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