So These Two Museums Got Together …

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Once upon a time museums existed in isolation.

But increasingly they collaborate together– through alliances and associations — that are providing benefits industry wide.

“A rising tide lifts all boats.”

In today’s post we will highlight this trend of museum collaboration, and showcase how and why museums are working together.

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Increasing Cross Institution Collaboration  NMC Horizon Reports title slide

More and more, museums are joining forces to combine resources or strategically innovate on projects together

Together: An important component of this trend is the spirit of openness.

Together: Today's global environment allows museums to unite across international borders.  They are using tech to share and co-create collections and exhibitions.

Together: Cross collaboration can allow smaller universities to innovate

Together: Cross collaboration can solve major global issues

Together: Museum leaders need to design programs that encourage cross-museum collaboration with a technology-centric purpose.

Together: NMC Horizon Report 2015 Museum Edition credits slide

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The NMC Horizon Report: 2015 Museum Edition”  is a collaborative report created by The New Media Consortium and Balboa Park Online Collaborative, and covers the major trends in the museum industry in 2015.

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