Nov. 17: The Digital Museum

Today we’ll look at some current, emerging, and experimental approaches to digital public history.

Augmented Reality

Read Chapter 1 of Alan Craig, Understanding Augmented Reality: Concepts and Applications (2013) (Requires UWO proxy) and explore the rest.

Helen Papagiannis: Augmented Stories

An example of AR in Museums

Museums in the 21st Century: Engagement and Preservation

The Virtual Museum of Canada

3D Scanning and Reproduction

Devon Elliott, Robert MacDougall, William J. Turkel, “New Old Things: Fabrication, Physical Computing, and Experiment in Historical Practice.” Candian Journal of Communication, Vol 37, No 1 (2012).