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The Museum’s Collections document the fate of Holocaust victims, survivors, rescuers, liberators, and others through artifacts, documents, photos, films, books, personal stories, and more. Search below to view digital records and find material that you can access at our library and at the Shapell Center.
Toward an improved understanding of learning from museums : filmmaking as metaphor / John H. Falk Family learning in museums : perspectives on a decade of research / Kirsten M. Ellenbogen, Jessica J. Luke, and Lynn D. Dierking Students, teachers, and museums : toward an intertwined learning circle / Janette Griffin Exhibit design in science museums : dealing with a constructivist dilemma / Sue Allen Research on learning from museums / Leonie J. Rennie and David J. Johnston Envisioning the customized museum : an agenda to guide reflective practice and research / Mary Ellen Muley ... [et al.] Museums and cultural understanding / Gretchen M. Jennings Raising the relevancy bar at aquariums and science centers / Emlyn H. Koster and Jerry R. Schubel Challenging convention and communicating controversy : learning through issues-based museum exhibitions / Erminia Pedretti New ways of doing business / Robert "Mac" West and David E. Chesebrough Optimizing learning opportunities in museums : the role of organizational culture / Janette Griffin ... [et al.] Fostering effective free-choice learning institutions : integrating theory, research, practice, and policymaking / Jeffrey H. Patchen and Anne Grimes Rand Meaningful collaboration / Beverly Sheppard Understanding the long-term impacts of museum experiences / David Anderson, Martin Storksdieck, and Michael Spock Investigating socially mediated learning / Tamsin Astor-Jack ... [et al.] Research in museums : coping with complexity / Sue Allen ... [et al.] An emerging research framework for studying free-choice learning and schools / Laura M.W. Martin.
Falk, John H. (John Howard), Dierking, Lynn D. (Lynn Diane), Foutz, Susan,
Learn about over 1,000 camps and ghettos in Volume I and II of this encyclopedia, which are available as a free PDF download. This reference provides text, photographs, charts, maps, and extensive indexes.