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.

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