VANCOUVER, British Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Lucidea has announced that museum expert Rachael Cristine Woody’s new book, Prepare for Takeoff: Get Your Museum Digital Project Off the Ground, is now available. The latest publication from Lucidea Press offers pragmatic advice from Ms. Woody, a seasoned museum expert, consultant and author, regular blogger, and popular webinar presenter.
Museum digital projects require personnel who are subject-matter experts, technologists, and project managers. Once you have those three areas of knowledge, skills, and abilities accounted for, it is time to learn the strategies necessary to create and successfully execute a museum digital project. Chapters include:
- Assessing Online Collections to Inform Future Work
- Who Funds Museum Projects?
- Museum Digitization Myths to Delete Forever
- Strategies for Working With Staff, Volunteers, or Interns on Digital Projects
- Building Sustainability into Digital Programs
- When and How to Work with a Consultant on Museum Digital Projects
Ms. Woody is the founder of Relicura, and provides advisory services to museums, libraries, and archives. She specializes in museum collections management systems, digitization technology, digital project management, and digital usership. Ms. Woody is a popular guest author for Lucidea’s Think Clearly Blog, and her previous books for Lucidea Press include Survivor’s Guide to Museum Grant Writing, How to Select, Buy, and Use a Museum CMS, and Museum Digital Projects and You. Where to Begin?
Lucidea offers a full portfolio of market-leading Collections Management, ILS, and KM applications, including ArchivEra, Argus, SydneyEnterprise, GeniePlus, and Presto—applications that deliver unrivaled access to organizational collections and knowledge, with solutions for archives, museums, corporations, law firms, government agencies, and nonprofits—of all sizes and budgets, worldwide. www.lucidea.com