CIMI stands for the Computer Interchange of Museum Information. CIMI is actively involved in the development of prototype museum information system in the Internet, and the standards associated with their development.

CIMI documents available through this server include:

Bearman, David and John Perkins
Standards Framework for the Computer Interchange of Museum Information
Durand, David G.; Dynamic Diagrams
A Linking Strategy for CHIO
Perkins, John
About Project CHIO: an introduction presented at the Fall 1994 Meeting of the Coalition Task Force.

For information about the status of these ongoing activities, the reader is referred to the CIMI Project Manager:

   John Perkins
   CIMI Project Manager
   Tel: 902-826-2824
   Fax: 902-826-1337

Or take a look at the new CIMI home page, located at