Museum Informatics Sources

Bowen, Jonathan P. "Time for Renovations: A Survey of Museum Web Sites." Museums and the Web 1999,, 16 April 2006.

Cassells, Caroline, et al. "Every Project Needs a Plan." Museums and the Web 2006,, 16 April 2006.

Cunliffe, Daniel, Efmorphia Kritou and Douglas Tudhope. "Usability Evaluation for Museum Web Sites." Museum Management and Censorship, 19:3 (2001): 229-252.

Harms, Ilse and Werner Schweibenz. "Evaluating the Usability of a Museum Web Site." Museums and the Web 2001,, 16 April 2006.

Hoff, Kristine. "The Small Museum Web Site: A Case Study of the Web Site Development and Strategy in a Small Art Museum." Museums and the Web 2000,, 30 April 2006.

Kravchyna, V. and S.K. Hastings. "Informational Value of Museum Web Sites." First Monday, 25 January 2002,, 16 April 2006.

Marty, Paul F. and Michael B. Twidale. "Lost in Gallery Space: A Conceptual Framework for Analyzing the Usability Flaws of Museum Web Sites." First Monday, 24 August 2004,, 16 April 2006.

Nickerson, Matthew. "Voices: Bringing Multimedia Museum Exhibits to the World Wide Web." First Monday, 18 April 2002,, 16 April 2006.

Varisco, Robert A. and Ward Mitchell Cates. "Survey of Web-Based Educational Resources in Selected U.S. Art Museums." First Monday, 10 June 2005,, 16 April 2006.

Vergo, John, et al. "'Less Clicking, More Watching': Results From the User-Centered Design of a Multi-Institutional Web Site for Art and Culture." Museums and the Web 2001,, 16 April 2006.

Webpage Design Resources:

Anderson-Freed, Susan. Weaving a Website: Programming in HTML, Java Script, Perl and Java. New Jersey: Prentice-Hall Inc., 2002.

Webmonkey: Color Codes

Webmonkey: Special Characters

Advanced Cataloging:

Categories for the Description of Works of Art:
Encoded Archival Description (EAD):
Encoded Archival Description (EAD): General Information:
EAD Tool Survey (pdf):
Listserv Archives:
SAA Roundtable Group (Society for American Archivists):

VRA core 3.0:
VRA Core 3.0 Categories

Metadata Standards and Controlled Vocabulary:
Metadata Standards for Museums Discussion:
AAT Controlled Vocabulary:
TGMI Controlled Vocabulary:

All of the cataloging resources above were provided by Prof. Kathryn La Barre.

Creator: Jenny Freed
Created: 3/5/06