Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences


Karen Biddle, Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences Karen Biddle, Registrar & Collection Database Administrator at the Powerhouse Museum, part of the Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences, discusses managing collections databases in one place and how this improves operational efficiencies. EMu gives them a central place to manage their diverse collection, allowing them to [...]

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa


Fiona Moorhead, Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa Fiona Moorhead, Collections Information System Manager, Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, shares how EMu helps in the day-to-day management of their varied collection. Fiona discusses being able to work through queries on hundreds of thousands of records quickly and easily, shifting the focus [...]

Alexander Turnbull Library


Kirsty Cox, Alexander Turnbull LibraryKirsty Cox, Research Librarian for Digital Materials at Alexander Turnbull Library, talks about the vast improvements in productivity the library has made since implementing EMu in 2015. Kirsty also discusses the importance of industry standards to their work what it means to have a community of users around them. [...]

Imperial War Museums


Tom Smith, Imperial War Museums Tom, Collections Systems Manager at IWM, talks about the conservation of objects, from the small and simple to the incredibly large and complicated, like HMS Belfast. Tom discusses the role of Axiell Collections and other Axiell solutions at IWM, the challenges of conservation and the continuous learning process. [...]

National Historical Museums, Sweden


Wilhelm Lagercrantz, Digital Strategy / Chief Digital Officer, National Historical Museums Sweden: Transforming Collection Data A lot of museums think they are so unique, instead of trying to find a common ground with other museums. The idea now is to move away from a tailor-made system and instead move into a system that [...]

Peabody Museum of Natural History, Yale


Peabody Museum of Natural History, Yale Larry Gall, Head, Computer Systems Office; Informatics Manager, Entomology (auf Englisch) I found the company to be extremely approachable, and that is a very important consideration, it was actually one of our key components when we were doing the RFP originally. The staff seemed to have a particular [...]

Denver Museum of Nature and Science


Denver Museum of Nature and Science Melissa Bechhoefer, Anthropology Collections Manager & NAGPRA coordinator; Sam Schiller, Archivist (auf Englisch) The ability to take all these disparate, divided groups of data you have in all sorts of different formats at your institution and be able to bring them together so that staff and [...]