Webinar Wednesdays

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 11:00am – Wednesday, August 26, 2020 11:00am

The Webinar Wednesdays series will begin on May 13th, taking over the Museum Fundamentals series timeslot. This is a unique opportunity for you to customize your training and take part in a larger discussion with the museum community. There is something being offered for everyone!

The sessions are presented on a weekly basis (approx 45 mins including Q&A) on Wednesdays at 11:00am ADT. Staff, volunteers, and board members all welcome! Topics will include CollectiveAccess functions, NovaMuse tools and resources, subject matter expert (SME) partnerships, loans, and succession planning. 

Participants can register separately for each session. For Advisory Service organizations, webinar registration is a benefit of fee for service. Advisory Service members, please click here to register. 

The webinars are open to others on a donation basis, starting at $5. Please follow the links below to register. All donations will subsidize future training initiatives. Thank you for your continued support! Sessions are presented using Zoom which can be downloaded and installed free of charge. Links and passwords for the virtual meeting will be sent to participants after they register.

  • May 13 - CollectiveAccess Chat: Introduction to Database Features (1) 

  • May 20 - Let’s Talk NovaMuse Galleries 

  • May 27 - CollectiveAccess Chat: Adding Media & Digitization Tips 

  • June 3 - Let’s Talk NovaMuse Transcribe 

  • June 10 - CollectiveAccess Chat: An Overview of Storage Locations & Inventory Process 

  • June 17 - Let’s Talk SMEs (subject matter experts)

  • June 24 - CollectiveAccess Chat: Planning for Interpretation

  • July 8 - Let’s Talk Social Media: Sharing NovaMuse

  • July 15 - CollectiveAccess Chat: Introduction to Database Features (2) 

  • July 22 - Let’s Talk Museum Educational Resources

  • August 19 - Let’s Talk Loans (presenter: Karin Kierstead)

  • August 26 - Let’s Talk Succession Planning  (presenter: Karin Kierstead)

Registration will open on May 1st at 8 am ADT. Sandi Stewart, ANSM’s Member Services Coordinator, will be the presenter for the majority of these sessions. If you have any questions, please contact Sandi (services@ansm.ns.ca).