Steps for a Successful Visit Things to know before your visit. You may find the following sections of our website helpful before or after your visit. Glass Glossary for Students This illustrated glossary provides an introduction to key glass terms. All About Glass Information on art, history, science, literature, social studies, and technology of glass. Glass Dictionary An online dictionary of terms commonly used to describe glass and glassmaking (also available in paperback). Glassmaking Videos More than 40 short segments on the various techniques employed by glassworkers: blowing, flameworking, cold working, and casting. Rakow Research Library The Museum also houses an extensive library open to the public. Underwater Archaeology Between 1984 and 1994 the Institute of Nautical Archaeology (INA) excavated the remains of a Late Bronze Age shipwreck in the Mediterranean Sea. The ship’s cargo consisted primarily of raw materials, including glass. Video + student activity. 50 Reasons to Visit School Tours School Tour Options We offer a variety of options to help educators meet New York State Learning Standards in all cur School Tour Lunch Options Steps for a Successful Visit Things to know before your visit. Professional Development for Educators Take advantage of our vast resources to light the fires of learning!