Innovations in Using Museum Collections for Learning
  
Education and Interpretation
Wednesday, May 21  8:45-10 a.m.     The Conference Center  302
  
How do you engage visitors in using the backbone of your institution—your collections? Four institutions are trying new and innovative ways to invite families, students, teens and adults to use collections onsite and online to understand nature, science and culture in personal and meaningful ways.
  


Presenter: Paulmichael Maxfield, Natural History Museum of Utah - University of Utah; Amy Bolton, National Museum of Natural History - Smithsonian Institution; Cynthia Lincoln, North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences; Chris Norris, Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History