new technology

technician prepares casts for dinosaur gallery

McLuhan and the ROM

Lindsay Sharp tells a Marshall McLuhan story. See also the story "New Technology".

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Worlds to Explore

This assorted group came from many departments but the at the core were fast-learning librarians and library technicians. No one's job description mentioned the web: it was a volunteer effort. The ROM was a very early adaptor among museums.

Dinomobile Tours the Province

The ROM acquires a new van. Did it visit your town?

girl listening to handheld radio device in gallery

New technology

There are many celebrations for the 50th anniversary.

man standing in front of dinosaur bones

William Swinton, Director, 1962 - 1965

William Elgin Swinton is appointed Director.