In focus
 Digitisation

Advancements in technology and new thinking are influencing the development of museums' digital collections 

Bringing in the experts

Museums increasingly work with technology partners to present digital collections

Shared catalogues pay dividends

Joining a shared online catalogue can help museums raise their profile, develop links with other collections and exploit commercial opportunities

Engaging the public with digital collections

User-friendly interfaces have become more popular, but there are differing views on monitoring online engagement

Strengthening museum communities

Museums can use volunteers to power digitisation projects