Collection Conundrums: Solving Collections Management Mysteries

Collection Conundrums: Solving Collections Management Mysteries

by Rebecca A. Buck
     
 

Collection Conundrums provides guidelines for investigating and determining what to do with the oddities found in every museum collection — objects without record, identification or sometimes even a location. Written by registrars Rebecca Buck and Jean A. Gilmore, editors of the best-selling Museum Registration Methods 5th Edition, this  volume

Overview

Collection Conundrums provides guidelines for investigating and determining what to do with the oddities found in every museum collection — objects without record, identification or sometimes even a location. Written by registrars Rebecca Buck and Jean A. Gilmore, editors of the best-selling Museum Registration Methods 5th Edition, this  volume contains essential information for museums large and small, new and old. The text features a history of registration methods and the standards for collection documentation and care, along with sample documents such as loan agreements, co-tenancy agreements, storage agreements, and deed of gift. Essential reading for everyone involved in collections planning and management.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781933253084
Publisher:
American Alliance of Museums Press
Publication date:
05/03/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
150
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 10.60(h) x 0.50(d)

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