“You’ve got to be a little bit strategic and clever about the infrastructure you put in and how you persuade people to have an integrated and converged infrastructure, and use cloud resources and AARNet resources, whatever resources you can…to deliver a wide variety of outcomes” – Karen Holt, Director of Information Services, Australian National Maritime Museum
Watch the AARNet video interview with Karen Holt and learn about the role of technology at the Maritime Museum and the challenges of meeting the needs of stakeholders across a broad range of environments, including ships, submarines and travelling exhibitions. Karen also talks about the Museum’s new focus on personalisation.
Aug 9, 2017
The answer is Identifiers. AARNet is involved in activities in both the eResearch and GLAM (Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums) communities that involve connecting identifiers in order to unlock significant opportunities for enabling research collaboration and data sharing across Australia and internationally, and, building rich discovery layers to Australia’s cultural...
Jul 24, 2017
VALA has a 40 year history and a well-earned reputation for breaking new ground in supporting library technology practice and increasingly, galleries, libraries, archives and museums (GLAM) technology practice. This year, from 12-14 July, VALA held its first ever “Tech Camp” and around 100 technologists from the GLAM sector gathered in Melbourne...
Oct 28, 2016
Technology has opened the door to new forms of research and the interpretation of research material increasingly involves new tools and skills, such as software, modelling, and informatics. This intersection of computing and the disciplines of the humanities has created a new, diverse landscape for exploration and research: the emerging...