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Media and Technology on the Go

Surveys & Studies

Please add surveys by year below.


  1. Have it Your Way: Results from the IMA’s 2-minute survey
  2. Screened Out: Preferences for Technology in Museums – research from Susie Wilkening from Reach Advisors
  3. FEA and Arts Network 2010 Full Report from the Dallas Museum of Art

See also:


  1. CHNM conducted this survey on Museums and Mobile Adoption from January-April 2009

  2. Learning Times and Loic Tallon conducted an International Survey on handheld use in museums.

  3. Two studies at Tate on cellphone and iPod Touch tours


  1. Whitney Museum of American Art: Audio Guide Technologies Survey Final Report


  1. Samis, P. (2007) Gaining traction on the vaseline: Visitor response to a multi-track interpretation design for Matthew Barney: Drawing Restraint. Paper presented at 2007 Museums and the Web, San Francisco.

  2. La Placa Cohen Culture Track 2007 (with Antenna Audio)

  3. JP Getty Museum. (2007) “GettyGuide™ Audio Player Survey, 2007

  4. Haley Goldman, K. (2007), “Cell phones and exhibitions 2.0: Moving beyond the pilot stage” 


  1. Summative Evaluation of Boston Museum of Science’s Multimedia Handheld Tour for the exhibition, Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination, written by Elissa Chin & Christine Reich with contributions by Angela Gaffney


  1. Proctor, Nancy (2005). Off Base or On Target? Pros and Cons of Wireless and Location-Aware Applications in the Museum Digital Culture and Heritage. Proceedings of ICHIM05. Paris  Includes list of 100 museum handheld projects to date.

  2. JP Getty Museum. (2005) “Rembrandt Handheld Evaluation, 2005