Chapter in a book on best practices in developing science exhibitions; describes one of twelve “noteworthy science exhibitions” selected by museum peers.
The list of selected staff publications may be searched by keyword or author and can be sorted by year.
Describes the development of the exhibition Invention at Play and raises questions about the exhibition development process.
An edited volume of the Journal of Museum Education devoted to the United States’s growing aging population and the implications for museums.
An introduction to articles on museum practice selected from the Journal of Museum Education.
Discussion of challenges of creating and sustaining museum-community partnerships.
Discusses theory and stratgies for creating developmentally appropriate museum experiences for very young children.
A brief history of the pharmacy collections at the Smithsonian Institution.
Highlights of the 1996 shipwreck excavation season.
A catalog of Smithsonian ship plans available to the public.
Museum ethics and policies regarding submerged cultural heritage.
A general-interest article on shipwreck archaeology and what is required behind the scenes.