Stinson: Wikidata in Collections – Building a Universal Language for Connecting GLAM Catalogs

Citation: Stinson, Alex (2017). Wikidata in Collections – Building a Universal Language for Connecting GLAM Catalogs. Medium.

Resource type: Blog post

Description: How to use Wikidata in museum online collections, and how it enables access to information that provides “context beyond the collection”

Fitzpatrick: Framing the Museum Github Repository

Citation: Fitzpatrick, L. Kelly (2017). Framing the Museum Github Repository. Medium.com.

Resource Type: Blog post

Description: Comparison of four museum GitHub accounts’ (Met, MoMa, Cooper Hewitt, Tate) ReadMe files to understand how museums are presenting usage guidelines and related information with their collections data

Cogapp: Clyfford Still Museum – Online collection and slow looking

Citation: Cogapp (2017) Clyfford Still Museum: Online collection and slow looking. Cogapp.

Resource Type: Blog post

Description: Overview of design decisions and workflow process to launch new Clyfford Stills online collection, with the inclusion of a slow-looking feature

Fauconnier, Lemmens & Dierickx: Wikidata – Flemish art collections, Wikidata and Linked Open Data

Citation: Fauconnier, Sandra, Lemmens, Bert & Dierickx, Barbara (2015) Wikidata: Flemish art collections, Wikidata and Linked Open Data. Wikidata.org.

Document Type: Whitepaper

Description: Whitepaper detailing project in which several Flemish museums contributed data to Wikidata/Wikipedia, including a cost/benefit analysis of the initiative

Axiell: Museums focus on digitization strategies to increase engagement

Citation: Axiell (2015) Museums focus on digitization strategies to increase engagement. Axiell.

Document Type: Report

Description: Report of status of digital transformation and using digitalization to increase visibility in the museum industry