May 2017 #OHMuseumChat Resources - Working with Living Collections

The Ohio Museums Association (@OhioMuseums)  and our partner EWC Media (@ewc_media) held our May ‪#‎OHMuseumChat - Thursday, May 18 on Twitter. Thank you to all the individuals and organizations that participated in this conversation!

For May's topic we discussed Working with Living Collections.

Many thanks to our special guest panelists Anita Burton from Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens @FPConservatory, members of the Akron Zoo team - @AkronZoo, and members of the Toledo Zoo team - @ToledoZoo.

May's #OHMuseumChat word cloud

Have questions for our panelists you didn't have a chance to ask during the chat? Be sure to reach out to them via twitter with #‎OHMuseumChat!

Weren't able to make it to this month's chat, but want to stay in the loop on the great conversation with other museum professionals? We have you covered! You can find a storify with details from May's #‎OHMuseumChat here.

There were many resources referenced during this month's chat. Those and more are listed below:


Thanks again for a fantastic May chat! We hope you can join us for our June #‎OHMuseumChat,  Thursday, June 15 at noon!

Have a great topic for an upcoming chat? Drop us a line at [email protected] or tweet @OhioMuseums and let us know!