Meeting User Needs in the Modern Museum: Profiles of the New Museum Information Professional

Persistent Link:
http://hdl.handle.net/10150/105889
Title:
Meeting User Needs in the Modern Museum: Profiles of the New Museum Information Professional
Author:
Marty, Paul F.
Citation:
Meeting User Needs in the Modern Museum: Profiles of the New Museum Information Professional 2006,
Issue Date:
2006
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10150/105889
Submitted date:
2007-03-06
Abstract:
This article presents results from twenty-one semi-structured interviews with museum information professionals who were asked about their experiences working with information resources, tools, and technologies. These interviews were analyzed to develop profiles of four types of information professionals working in museums. The article presents these profiles, focusing on the responsibilities of todayâ s museum information professionals and their role in meeting user needs in the modern museum, thereby improving understanding of the evolving role of museum information professionals.
Type:
Preprint
Language:
en
Keywords:
Museums
Local subject classification:
Museum informatics; Museum information professionals; Meeting user needs

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorMarty, Paul F.en_US
dc.date.accessioned2007-03-06T00:00:01Z-
dc.date.available2010-06-18T23:36:15Z-
dc.date.issued2006en_US
dc.date.submitted2007-03-06en_US
dc.identifier.citationMeeting User Needs in the Modern Museum: Profiles of the New Museum Information Professional 2006,en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10150/105889-
dc.description.abstractThis article presents results from twenty-one semi-structured interviews with museum information professionals who were asked about their experiences working with information resources, tools, and technologies. These interviews were analyzed to develop profiles of four types of information professionals working in museums. The article presents these profiles, focusing on the responsibilities of todayâ s museum information professionals and their role in meeting user needs in the modern museum, thereby improving understanding of the evolving role of museum information professionals.en_US
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdfen_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.subjectMuseumsen_US
dc.subject.otherMuseum informaticsen_US
dc.subject.otherMuseum information professionalsen_US
dc.subject.otherMeeting user needsen_US
dc.titleMeeting User Needs in the Modern Museum: Profiles of the New Museum Information Professionalen_US
dc.typePreprinten_US
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