American Association of School Librarians (AASL)
October 27–30, 2011
Minneapolis Convention Center, Minneapolis, MN
Meet ARTstor staff in booth ##942 to learn about the ARTstor Digital Library and other ARTstor projects.
For more information, see the AASL Convention website.
Museum Computer Network (MCN) Conference
November 16–19, 2011
Hyatt Regency Atlanta, Atlanta, GA
ARTstor President James Shulman and Brian Alpert of the Smithsonian Institution discuss data gathering from users of museum sites and of aggregators and its use in project planning and business intelligence in “Counting Your Impact: Measuring Online Usage of Museum Content,” Friday, November 18, 9:00–10:30 AM in the Vancouver room.
Christine Kuan, ARTstor’s Chief Content Officer and Vice President of External Affairs, and professionals from the MoMA, the Brooklyn Museum, the Rijksmuseum, and the Getty Museum talk about how museums currently archive their exhibition materials and how new media changes the possibilities for and the challenges to preserving, disseminating, and engaging with exhibitions for future generations in “What Is Forever? Archiving Exhibitions in the Digital Age,” Saturday, November 19, 9:00–10:30 AM in the Montreal Room.
For more information, see the MCN Conference website.