Museums and the Web 2005
Speakers: Speaker Biography
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Speakers from around the world present their latest work at MW2005.

James Turner

Université de Montréal
École de bibliothéconomie et des sciences de l'information
CP6128 Succ Centre-ville
Montréal QC
H2Z 1W8 Canada

James M Turner is a professor at the École de bibliothéconomie et des sciences de l'information, Université de Montréal. He received his PhD in information science from the University of Toronto in 1994. His research activities are focussed on storage and retrieval of still and moving images, indexing images, metadata for digital images in a networked environment, and preservation of digital images. He teaches in the areas of multimedia information systems, managing visual and sound information and moving image archives,and preservation of digital information. More information about his professional activities is available from his Web site at

James will present DigiCulture, A Study In User Behaviours With Digital Cultural Materials In Contemporary Art.