Progressed Studies In Collections Management

Session III – Building on the lessons learned in Sessions I and II, Session III will present progressed studies in collections management including exhibition arts, incoming and outgoing loans of significant cultural materials, museum ethics, effective use of resources, best practices, sustainability and contemporary business etiquette.  

Participants will look at how museums can encourage and support community growth and stability by promoting national and local cultures, education, scholarship, civic awareness and tourism; and the ways in which American museums are sustained through community efforts, donor support, and volunteer recruitment and training.