(Note: Opening melodramaticization is intentional) A few days ago I found myself feeling a little like Luke Skywalker who upon return to his Uncle Owen’s and Aunt Beru’s on Tatooine found the place in shambles–his family and home destroyed by Imperial Stormtroopers. Why? I was having a phone conversation with a new friend, a curator. […]
What if museums functioned a little bit more like libraries in their behaviors with one another?
I’ve been away on a vacation/college trip (for my son) the past couple of weeks.Â And this morning, while trolling around on the web in an attempt to avoid my morning run, I ran across a blog post from earlier this year entitled “The Seven Needs of Real-Time Curators,” by Robert Scoble (March 27, 2010) […]