Digital Technologies and the Museum Experience: Handheld Guides and Other Media

Digital Technologies and the Museum Experience: Handheld Guides and Other Media

by Loic Tallon
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0759111219

ISBN-13: 9780759111219

Pub. Date: 08/28/2008

Publisher: AltaMira Press

The biggest trend in museum exhibit design today is the creative incorporation of technology. Digital Technologies and the Museum Experience: Handheld Guides and Other Media explores the potential of mobile technologies (cell phones, digital cameras, MP3 players, PDAs) for visitor interaction and learning in museums, drawing on established practice to identify

Overview

The biggest trend in museum exhibit design today is the creative incorporation of technology. Digital Technologies and the Museum Experience: Handheld Guides and Other Media explores the potential of mobile technologies (cell phones, digital cameras, MP3 players, PDAs) for visitor interaction and learning in museums, drawing on established practice to identify guidelines for future implementations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780759111219
Publisher:
AltaMira Press
Publication date:
08/28/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
264
Sales rank:
956,414
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Foreword Chapter 2 Introduction: Mobile, Digital, and Personal Part 3 Part I. Defining the Context: Three Perspectives Chapter 4 Chapter 1. The Exploded Museum Chapter 5 Chapter 2. Learning with Digital Technologies Chapter 6 Chapter 3. Designing Mobile Digital Experiences Part 7 Part II. Delivering Potential Chapter 8 Chapter 4. Audibly Engaged: Talking the Walk Chapter 9 Chapter 5. Mobile Multimedia: Reflections from Ten Years of Practice Chapter 10 Chapter 6. Improving Visitor Access Chapter 11 Chapter 7. Structuring Visitor Participation Chapter 12 Chapter 8. Designing for Mobile Visitor Engagement Chapter 13 Chapter 9. Cross-Context Learning Chapter 14 Chapter 10. Interactive Adventures Chapter 15 Chapter 11. Afterword: The Future in our Hands? Putting Potential into Practice

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