Psychology Press, 1995 - Business & Economics - 304 pages
Collections Management brings together leading papers exploring some of the major issues affecting collections management.
Providing information about initiatives and issues for anyone involved in collections management, Fahy identifies the main issues relating to collecting and disposal of collections and discusses why museums should develop appropriate documentation systems.
Examining the status of research within museums, the various sources of advice relating to security and addresses the basics of insurance and indemnity, Collections Management is an invaluable and very practical introduction to this topic for students of museum studies and museum professionals.
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Collection management policies
Evolving a policy manual
Guidelines for a Registration Scheme for museums in
A framework for management
Museums and the horrors of
Convention on the means of prohibiting and preventing
Law and diplomacy in cultural property matters
Collecting for the twentyfirst century
a note on legal
the case for computerization
Cataloguing collections erratic starts and eventual
Foreign Ethnographic Collections Research Programme
Protection security and conservation of collections
Acceptance in lieu
The Bowes Museum Canaletto Appeal
The Science Museum Fund
Insurance and indemnity