Sense of Alaska

Project Dates: 2003-2005
Project Lead: Angela Larson
Client: University of Alaska Museum of the North

Sense of Alaska, funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services: To develop an online database of University of Alaska Museum of the North objects. Evaluation of the Sense of Alaska project was primarily process oriented, with the goal of providing information and feedback to the Museum to use in improving future projects. Goldstream Group’s evaluation included interviews with key informants; classroom observations; written surveys of teachers, technology training participants, UAMN visitors, and online LearnAlaska users; and analysis of website usage statistics. Goldstream Group analyzed all survey and interview data and wrote annual reports.