Summer 2011

Protecting the Objects and Serving the Public
Cynthia Robinson and Tina R. Nolan
Vol. 36, N. 2

Table of Contents
The JME Announces New Format and Submission Guidelines Tina R. Nolan and Cynthia Robinson, Co-Editors-in-Chief

Introduction Protecting the Objects and Serving the Public, an Ongoing Dialogue
Elisabeth Sommer

  1. To Touch or Not to Touch: That is the Question! Gene Allen Smith
  2. Shall We Go for a Ride? A Conversation about the Role of the Staten Island Historical Society’s Model T Maxine Friedman
  3. A Study of Interactives in Virginia Museums Rebecca Gavin
  4. Neither a Toddler Nor a Stick-in-the-Mud Andréa Livi Smith
  5. Changing the Rules Making Space for Interactive Learning in the Galleries of the Detroit Institute of Arts Jennifer Wild Czajkowski
  6. The Matter of Museums Hilde Hein
  7. Communicating Culture in the 21st Century The Power of Media Enhanced Immersive Storytelling Maggie Burnette Stogner
  8. Moving Museum Experiences Shelley Kruger Weisberg
  9. The Open Storage Dilemma Kimberly Orcutt