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Interaction With Art Museums On The Web

Authors: 
M. Arends, D. Goldfarb, W. Merkl, M. Weingartner
Publisher: 
IADIS Press
Proceedings: 
Proceedings of the IADIS Int'l Conference WWW/Internet 2009
Pages: 
117 - 124
Year: 
2009
Type: 
Speech with proceedings
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Department Focus: 
Business Informatics
TU Focus: 
Information and Communication Technology
ISBN: 
ISBN: 978-972-8924-93-5
Abstract: 
In this paper, we discuss various features of art museum websites including community-oriented Web 2.0 services that <br> are getting increasingly important for the communication between museums and their potential visitors. We concentrate <br> on approaches to explore the museums┬┤ artefacts, on educational and community building services. We looked at 69 art <br> museum websites all over the world, including the 20 most visited art museums, and analyzed them according to their use <br> of collaborative and interactive concepts. We highlight unique solutions and point to interesting developments suitable <br> for extended research.
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