Portal to the Public works with any organization looking to connect public audiences and scientists, including: science centers, zoos, aquariums, natural history museums, universities, libraries, science festivals, and research and professional organizations.

Our areas of service include:

    • Strategic planning support and consultations
    • Guidance in planning and delivering science communication training
    • Workshops on developing public engagement experiences

To discuss how we can support your work, or just to receive more information, contact Anna at

PoPNet Professional Development

A training workshop for informal learning organizations preparing them to implement PoP at their own institutions.

National Science Foundation

This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation. Any opinions, findings, or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of NSF.

Institute of Museum and Library Services

This project has been made possible by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services.

Portal to the Public is facilitated by the Institute for Learning Innovation.