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Investigating social tagging and folksonomy in art museums with steve.museum

  title={Investigating social tagging and folksonomy in art museums with steve.museum},
  author={Jennifer Trant},
Museums want audiences to engage with their collections and ideas, but recognize that traditional methods of unidirectional on-line and in-gallery communications have limited access and dialog. Supporting social tagging of museum collections, and providing access based on the resulting folksonomy, opens museum collections to new interpretations that reflect visitors’ perspectives rather than institutional ones. This co-operation between museums and visitors bridges the gap between the… 

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