Contracts and Consulting

The Public Projects division works with libraries, museums, archives, professional organizations, and federal agencies on a variety of digital project and consulting contracts. Our staff has expertise in public history content development, web site design, Omeka and WordPress development, digital strategy, project development, conference and meeting planning, and technical writing and documentation.

Below are examples of our contracted work:

  • National Park Service, “War of 1812 Bicentennial,” online exhibition: history content development, (2013-14)
  • Institute of Museum and Library Services, IMLS WebWise Conference: Lead Cooperator, conference planning (2012-2014), http://imlswebwise.chnm.gmu.edu
  • “Encyclopedia of Greater Philadelphia”: website redesign, WordPress development (2012-14), http://philadelphiaencyclopedia.org/
  • National Endowment for the Humanities and American Library Association, “Bridging Cultures Bookshelf, Muslim Journeys”: Omeka website design and development, and project management (2011-2013), http://bridgingcultures.neh.gov/muslimjourneys/
  • Connecticut Humanities Council,”Connecticut History”: website redesign, WordPress development, history content development (2011-2013), http://connecticuthistory.org/
  • White House Historical Association: digital strategy and consulting, (2012-2013)
  • Smithsonian National Postal Museum, “The People and the Post, A Digital Memory Book”: Omeka online collecting website design and development, project management (2009-2011), https://memorybook.si.edu/
  • Smithsonian 2.0 Group, cross-institutional collaborative project: Omeka website design prototype and project consulting, (2010-2011)
  • Center for Legislative Archives (National Archives and Records Administration): recommendations for a next-generation finding aid (2010)
  • Eleanor Roosevelt Papers: online exhibition and collections Omeka website design, project management (2009-2010)
  • Minnesota Historical Society: online encyclopedia development consulting (2009-2010)
  • US Navy History and Heritage Center: website redesign and digital strategy consulting (2009)
  • Fairfax County, VA, “Braddock Heritage”: website design and development (2006-2007), http://braddockheritage.org

Want to work with us? Contact Sharon Leon or Sheila Brennan.

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