Analysis Evaluation New Features Object search (musdb) Reports
A general benefit of using computer systems is – or should be – that data once recorded can be retrieved and reused in different contexts than originally intended and retrieval and reuse are incredibly easy to do when compared to the physical realm. And thus comes the want for ever more pervasive and broad evaluation …
Collection management New Features Object editing (musdb) Timelines
In musdb, there’s PuQi, indicating aspects of an object that may be better or more extensively recorded for publication. There’s “Plausi“, indicating implausibilities in an object’s recorded events (e.g. if the object was supposedly created by somebody who was clearly not alive anymore at the time of creation entered in the object record). There are …
Collection management EODEM Export Tools Imports Interoperability Loan management
musdb now provides import and export tools for the EODEM standard, allowing for the simple exchange of loan object information.
Last week museum-digital took a major milestone – that we totally missed at the time. There are now over a thousand museums (at this moment: 1003) that have published at least one object using museum-digital. All their published collections can be browsed together at global.museum-digital.org.
Acquisitions Collection management Location tracking New Features Object search (musdb) Shipments
In one transaction, a museum buys 50 objects at an auction price for 3600 Euro. What is the price of a single one of the objects in the transaction? Realistically there is none. But musdb required one to enter a price for the acquisition of each single object thus far. Hence, users were left with …