Library, museum, and historical society staff can develop meaningful constituent connections through the use of special collections and archives.

Through increased access, user-centered design, and innovative interpretation and exhibitions, new approaches to special collections encourage collaboration and active engagement with visitors and broaden possibilities for institutions as cultural entrepreneurs.

Presenters:
Trina Nelson Thomas, Indiana Historical Society (Chair)
Mike Bunn, Columbus Museum
Steve Haller, Indiana Historical Society
Beth Prindle, Boston Public Library