New Four-Year Contract: Guest Services makes return to Smithsonian
- Museum Piece. // Traffic World;6/24/2002, Vol. 266 Issue 25, p17
Focuses on outsourcing catalog sales of Smithsonian Institution for fundraising in Washington D.C. Adoption of outsourced services for the Smithsonian Catalog to Plano; Income from web site and shipment of catalogs; Sources of merchandise.
- No More Secrets:. // CableFAX Daily;5/30/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 104, p2
Reports on a copy of a contract with Showtime for Smithsonian on Demand presented by The Smithsonian to lawmakers in the U.S. in May 2006. Terms of the contract.
- SHOWTIME AT THE MUSEUM. Dempsey, John // Daily Variety;3/9/2006, Vol. 290 Issue 50, p33
The article reports on the contract signed by the Smithsonian Institution with Showtime Networks Inc. to create an on-demand service for cable operators in Washington D.C. The service is available for 40 hours of all-original programming. In addition, both parties are not ready to discuss about...
- CHORUS Inks Agreement with Federal Agencies. Peet, Lisa // Library Journal;2/15/2016, Vol. 141 Issue 3, p22
The article reports that the Clearinghouse for the Open Research of the U.S. (CHORUS) has signed an agreement with federal agencies including the Department of Energy (DOE), Smithsonian Institution, and the National Science Foundation (NSF).
- Smithsonian Institution: Additional Information Should Be Developed and Provided to Filmmakers on the Impact of the Showtime Contract: GAO-07-275. Nazzaro, Robin M. // GAO Reports;12/15/2006, p1
In March 2006, the Smithsonian Institution (Smithsonian) announced that it had entered into a 30-year contract with Showtime Networks Inc., (Showtime) to create a digital on-demand television channel. Members of Congress and other interested parties, particularly filmmakers, raised issues about...
- Clips. // Architect;Nov2007, Vol. 96 Issue 13, p18
This section offers news briefs concerning the field of architecture in the U.S. For August 2007, the Architecture Billings Index of the American Institute of Architects was 53.9. The contract for designing the National Museum of African American History and Culture was awarded by the...
- The great exchange. Viola, H.J. // Archaeology;Jan1992, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p52
Reviews the exhibition `Seeds of Change' at the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History. Its focus on what scholars call the Columbian Exchange--the transfer of plants, animals, diseases and people that resulted from the events of 1492.
- Fourth Annual Space Day will explore solutions to living in space. Mollan, Mark C. // Aviation History;Mar2000, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p65
Reports on the Space Day celebration on May 4, 2000 at the Smithsonian Institution's National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C. Focus on the special challenges of living in space; Theme; Programs; Schedule of activities.
- Discover an African oasis...in Washington,... Williams, S.H. // Black Enterprise;Dec87, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p99
Description and history of the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of African Art. The site is new, but the museum was founded in 1964 by US Foreign Service Officer Warren Robbins. Since 1983 the museum has been acquiring works at a rate unsurpassed by any branch of the Smithsonian.