Free Member Services

NMC members enjoy a wide range of free services that are included as part of the membership package. These include:

> Exclusive printed copies of NMC research reports, including Horizon Reports, newsletters, and other publications. Non-members only have access to electronic versions of these reports.

> Advisory Services from NMC Virtual Worlds ( related to immersive 3D environments, including planning considerations; configuration/security; and design considerations.

> NMC’s exclusive online discussion groups, which explore emerging technologies; solutions to technological challenges; management challenges and issues; staff development and training; and pedagogy.

> Free grant writing consultation services, as well as assistance in identifying partners for funded projects.


For additional information, contact Nancy House at or call us at 512-445-4200.


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The Edward and Betty Marcus Institute for Digital Education in the Arts (MIDEA) provides timely, succinct and practical knowledge about emerging technologies that museums can use to advance their missions.
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