|Title:||Exploring the National Gallery of Australia Online Database for Prints and Printmaking Spatially|
|Publication:||MW2008: Museums and the Web 2008|
Online mapping is hot. The interface of maps provides an engaging mechanism to explore objects spatially, that is, view an object at its location on the earth. This paper explores the practical use of online mapping technologies at to provide an intuitive and engaging experience for the exploration of extensive collections at low cost to the institution. The National Gallery of Australia provides an online database for prints and printmaking in the Australian region ? www.printsandprintmaking.gov.au.