Author Archives: Melissa

The Age of Participation – Office Hours Column

By Michael Stephens It’s the museum director’s conundrum. She has six brief seconds to grab the visitor’s attention as they walk past each exhibit. Once they pass the exhibit, they’re gone for good. That thought went through my mind as I stood talking with a museum administrator at astammtisch [“regular get-­together”] in Berlin in March 2010. Could this brief window of […]

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Purpose of this Site

The Salzburg Curriculum project is centered around a high-level curricular framework created at the Salzburg Global Seminar in October of 2011. This framework is designed to bring together the training processes for both library and museum professionals in order to align them with each other. Over the course of this project, we aim to complete the following goals: Fully develop […]

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