WebWise Conference on Libraries and Museums in the Digital World
Since 2000, the WebWise conference has brought together representatives of museums, libraries, archives, systems science, education, and other fields interested in the future of high-quality online content for inquiry and learning. This annual conference highlights recent research and innovations in digital technology, explores their potential impacts on library and museum services, and promotes effective museum and library practices in the digital environment. It also provides recipients of technology-based grants from the Institute with an opportunity to showcase their exemplary projects.
WebWise 2014: Anchoring Communities
WebWise 2014 will take place February 10-12, 2014 at the Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace in Baltimore, MD.
The two-and-a-half-day conference exploring digital technologies in museums and libraries will feature keynote speakers Nick Poole from Collections Trust and Mary Flanagan from Dartmouth University.
Previous WebWise Conferences
WebWise 2013: Putting the Learner at the Center
March 6-8, 2013
WebWise 2012: Tradition and Innovation
February 29-March 2, 2012
WebWise 2011: Libraries, Museums, and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) in Research, Education, and Practice
March 9-11, 2011
WebWise 2010: Imagining the Digital Future
March 3-5, 2010
WebWise 2009: Digital Debates
February 25-27, 2009
WebWise 2008: WebWise 2.0: The Power of Community
March 5-8, 2008
WebWise 2007: Stewardship in the Digital Age: Managing Museum and Library Collections for Preservation and Use
March 1-2, 2007
WebWise 2006: Inspiring Discovery, Unlocking Collections
February 15-17, 2006
WebWise 2005: Libraries and Museums in the Digital World
February 17-18, 2005
WebWise 2004: Sharing Digital Resources
Additional WebWise content on the IMLS website:
November 27, 2013 10:37 AM
Registration is now open for the Institute of Museum and Library Services’s 2014 WebWise conference, which will take place February 10-12 at the Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace in Baltimore, MD
April 16, 2013 09:18 AM
IMLS, in cooperation with Heritage Preservation, will present two free webinars in June that explore how two cultural institutions are using digital images to increase and improve access to their collections.
January 23, 2013 09:07 AM
Freelance writer Audrey Watters has been chosen as one of the keynote speakers for the 2013 WebWise Conference.
January 15, 2013 07:26 AM
Registration is now open for the Institute of Museum and Library Services’ (IMLS) WebWise Conference, which will take place March 6-8 at the Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace in Baltimore, MD.