Certificate in Museum Informatics

This certificate program focuses on skills and concepts related to how museums care for and present objects in their collections as well as  how museums manage the  knowledge and information about their collections. Museum informatics also covers how museums use various information technologies – such as digital exhibits – to engage visitors on site and remotely.
The certificate requires the completion of eight courses taken in any order, selected from the following list of LJA courses or from any courses offered by our partner, MuseumDev.
NameInstructorSessionPrice
Introduction to Public History2025-02 (Feb)$250.00
Art Librarianship2024-11 (Nov)$250.00
Creating Digital ExhibitsN/A$250.00
Introduction to Museums2025-01 (Jan)$250.00
Grant Writing for Digital Collections in Libraries & MuseumsN/A$250.00
Introduction to Rare Materials2024-11 (Nov)$250.00
Introduction to Archives Administration and Management2025-03 (Mar), 2025-09 (Sep)$375.00
Introduction to Technical Services in Special Collections2024-09 (Sep)$250.00
Introduction to Public Services in Special Collections2024-08 (Aug)$250.00
Primary Source Pedagogy2025-03 (Mar)$250.00
Caring for Collections2024-10 (Oct)$250.00
Creating Online Exhibits with Omeka2025-05 (May)$250.00
Fundamentals of Digital Curation in Libraries, Archives, and Museums2024-07 (Jul), 2024-10 (Oct), 2025-02 (Feb), 2025-06 (Jun)$250.00
Getting Started With Digital Image CollectionsN/A$250.00