Projects

National Maritime Museum (Royal Museums Greenwich) evaluation of online learning resources

Evaluation including classroom trialling to inform NMM digital learning

Bodleian Rycote project evaluation and user testing

Focus groups and user testing to inform development of this online collections project for Bodleian Libraries

MERL Museum of English Rural Life

Working with Jocelyn Goddard to inform development of online collections access

Imperial War Museum online learning resources front-end evaluation

We used a range of evaluation techniques to inform IWM's plans for development of digital learning opportunities

Porthcurno Telegraph Museum resources

Working with web developers, a film crew and associate consultants, we developed a range of resources relating to the science and history of telecommunications.   

Jewish Museum website user testing

Planned and conducted user testing

Social History Curators Group FirstBASE

Worked with developers Surface Impression to plan, develop, test and refine the new online database for the SHCG

Natural History Museum user testing of digital labels

Consulting and user testing of digital labels in the Treasures gallery at the NHM

Bishopsgate Institute: Samuel Raphael online learning resources

Consultancy to help plan, design, implement and test online learning resources based on oral history from the Samuel Raphael archive

National Maritime Museum evaluation and user testing of learning pages

Planning and conducting evaluation and user testing of the NMM learning pages to inform their redevelopment, and development of online learning resources

Brixton Windmill website and learning resources

User testing and consulting on development of learning resources for a newly restored windmill in Brixton

Bodleian Libraries Treasures website

Consulting and user testing as part of development of an online exhibition encouraging public engagement around the Treasures of the Bodleian.

Public Catalogue Foundation / BBC Your Paintings project online survey and consulting

Consulting and development of an online survey as part of development of the BBC PCF partnership project Your Paintings Tagger project, in which members of the public contribute information on oil paintings via an innovative online tool.

Public Catalogue Foundation / BBC Your Paintings project

Consulting and user testing as part of development of the BBC PCF partnership project Your Paintings Tagger project, in which members of the public contribute information on oil paintings via an innovative online tool.

Ashmolean Museum Ruskin resources for GCSE / A level Art

Planning, developing and evaluating online learning resources for GCSE / A level Art and Design students, including filming gallery dialogues and student workshops

Ashmolean Museum Ruskin Elements of Drawing

Consulting, user testing and evaluation as part of development of a major new resource based on John Ruskin's teaching collection at Oxford University

Bodleian Library Shelley's Ghost

Consulting and user testing as part of development of an online exhibition

The National Archives and V&A Victorians project - consultation with teachers

Formative evaluation of the Victorians online resource for Key Stage 2

Ashmolean Eastern Art Online user testing and consulting

Further user testing of the Jameel online centre for Eastern Art.  

Consulting, user testing and evaluation of Exploring Surrey's Past project

Evaluation of the Exploring Surrey's Past project, including consultation with teachers, users and stakeholders.  

Ashmolean Museum Education Dept interactives development

Working with associate web developer Surface Impression to develop interactives for the Education team at the Ashmolean Museum, including interface design, user testing and consulting on educational rationale. 

Ashmolean Museum Jameel Online Centre user testing and evaluation

Devising, planning and conducting focus group evaluation, advisory panel and user testing as part of development of the the Yousef Jameel Online Centre for Islamic and Eastern Art.

Website development for the National Motor Museum at Beaulieu

Working with Surface Impression to develop a new website for the National Motor Museum Trust at Beaulieu, including online collections and online learning resources

User testing National Archives Paleography microsite

User testing and consulting on the interface of a microsite developed by Kanoti and Surface Impression for the National Archives, on advanced Latin paleography

User testing of the Education section of the Thinktank website

Consulting and user testing of the new Thinktank website

The National Archives Cabinet Papers

Consultancy, user testing and evaluation for HE and schools audiences on this large, innovative digitisation project

Manchester Art Gallery Ford Madox Brown microsite

Consultancy, audience consulation and user testing for this innovative approach to interpretation of a single painting through use of video and Flash -based interaction

Pevsner's guides

Evaluation of 'looking at buildings' website

Bedford Museum & Gallery Education Service

Website design, elearning consultancy, interactive development, website build and user testing for the MGEP2 Online learning project

River and Rowing Museum

User testing and consultation on The Collection gallery interactive and website

A scene from the History Makers video site.

West Midlands Museums Hub

Consultancy and user testing as part of development of online learning resources for adults (2005-2006)

Museum of London

Evaluation of the Exploring 20th Century London website (2007)