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Talking to your board about the importance of mission statements
Marianne talks about the Midwestern Roots conference and its focus on technology.
Thanks to a grant from the Lilly Endowment, IHS will document the resources available county-by-county and facilitate a collaborative conversation among statewide researchers and interested heritage-focused organizations to determine how best to share this important aspect of Hoosier history.
Not every place in Indiana has an easily defined connection to Indiana's Bicentennial. So where to begin?
Planning the best kind of meeting for your audience is the key to engaging the participants.
How one museum gained, and kept, the attention of a group of teenage girls
The Mitchell Community Public Library is planning a major renovation, and they want to create an interactive exhibit about local history. A very cool idea ... but where to begin?
We're often frustrated when we notice kids using their cell phones in museums, but we can learn to love what their way of communicating can do.
Local History Services launches a Facebook page
Since my time is short today, and I now know that our readers are looking for a local history fix, I will send you an interesting story ...
Local History Services is always trying new things. Maybe we’re restless, compulsive tinkerers or just nuts. Perhaps we’re all of that.