Best of the Web

Best of the Web

We are launching a new format for our very popular Best of the Web Awards with a new focus. As you know the Best of the Web awards were started in 1997 when the word “Web” in a museum was synonymous with “innovation”.  GLAMi-Award-Sponsor-axiell-250-75But over the past few years our judge panel has struggled to fit in certain collection, location aware mobile projects and touch tables that they can’t test online as well as other innovative projects powered by digital technology that are not “on the web”. We also think that now that Museums and the Web as a conference has actually moved to represent much of the innovation happening in museums and much of it happens beyond the web, including in collection management. Add to that the fact that this is the 20th year for Museums and the Web and we decided its time to change the award to the:

The Galleries, Libraries, Archives, and Museums Innovation award or the:

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We will accept submissions from March 4th through March 16th