Become a NASA Expert!

Interested in getting professionally-vetted NASA content for your library? Save your library staff hours and days of independent research with just a phone call.

In partnership with the NASA Museum Alliance, STAR Net has developed this page to provide information about the Museum Alliance and the NASA Nationwide consortium’s upcoming live teleconferences with scientists and engineers who will be discussing the latest news about NASA missions and research.

And, as a member of the STAR Net community, you’ll get access to a searchable archive of over 500+ past teleconferences – all complete with recordings, transcripts, and ready-to-use presentation materials on practically any NASA topic under (and beyond) the Sun!

You’ll quickly become your community’s NASA expert, making your library the go-to destination for all things NASA.

Featured Telecon

NASA Working For You: The Museum Alliance
Telecon Date: Friday, May 29, 2020 | 2:00 PT (5:00 ET)
Description: Want your own dedicated help line for all things NASA, space exploration, and STEAM education? The NASA Museum Alliance supports informal educators at museums, planetariums, libraries, etc. around the world with professional development, custom resources, and personalized assistance with everything from exhibits, to student programs to planetarium shows. Whether you’ve taught STEAM for decades, are just starting your informal education career, or if you’re just thinking about how to use NASA content to better engage your audiences, come ask how NASA can help you, and see how our tools can save your team time, money, and headaches.

Speaker: Jeff Nee is a member of the Museum Alliance team at JPL where he uses his expertise and museum/planetarium insights to serve informal educators worldwide, and manages JPL’s portable planetarium program for local STEAM educational outreach.

Preview Telecon

To access the information for the live telecons or to access the archive of past telecons, your library may use the login information below.

Website: https://solarsystem1.jpl.nasa.gov/nnw/login.cfm
Username:

Password:

Note: If you’re not seeing the login info above, you’ll need to login to STAR Net or register as a new member.

Archived Telecons

The NASA Museum Alliance has numerous archived telecons of which your library can utilize for your programming needs.

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See our telecon FAQs and etiquette reminders. Specifically, please mute your phones during telecons, and please do not share the call-in or log-in information with non-members.

The Museum Alliance was created to be the “front door” to NASA for the world of informal education.  Likewise, for NASA programs, the Alliance is the “front door” to access the world of informal education.  The Alliance is meant to be the starting point for all informal educators who are seeking free NASA educational resources and services.

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Contact

Need more resources or have more questions?  Just email Jeff Nee at the NASA Museum Alliance:  jnee@jpl.nasa.gov