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A blog for planetariums and dome theaters, written by planetarians and dome experts from all over the planet. All posts, opinions and comments in this blog are personal and belong to its respective author. A highly recommended read. You can sign up to receive notices when new post are published at the Sciss site.
Expanding your universe: How to grow an audience for your planetarium
Blog post by Mike Murray, astronomer and planetarium manager at Delta College Planetarium, Bay City, Michigan; December 2015
Future check: The next 20 years of planetariums-what is the strategy?
By Staffan Klashed, CEO, Sciss; August 2018
IPS Planetarium Guide
This is a work in continual development. Some sections are dated.
Click on the chapter title to read a PDF version of the chapter. Unlinked chapter titles are chapters either being written or under review, or, if no author is listed waiting for a volunteer to come forward to write them.
Dome-L discussion of fire regulations in relation to planetariums.