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Learn about your institution’s responsibility toward its collection, necessary policies and procedures, and the best practices of collection management.

 Export to Your Calendar 4/9/2018 to 4/10/2018
When: Monday, April 9, 2018
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Museum of Indian Arts and Culture
710 Camino Lejo
Santa Fe, New Mexico  87505
United States
Presenter: Samantha Forsko and John Simmons
Contact: 615.320.3203


Online registration is available until: 4/9/2018
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Workshop Description:

Learn about your institution’s responsibility toward its collection, necessary policies and procedures, and the best practices of collection management. Through lively group discussions and hands-on activities, you will become familiar with current issues and trends to better understand how collections fit within the context of history organizations. The workshop will also explore the role of collections in exhibition and interpretation, the basic steps of collections management from acquisition to disposal, professional standards and ethics, conservation on a shoe-string budget, and the many resources available for collections preservation. 

Who Should Attend:

This workshop is targeted to new professionals and dedicated volunteers with responsibility for collections.