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Starting Right: A Basic Guide to Museum Planning

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Helps readers find out what a museum is - philosophically and historically - some pros and cons of establishing a museum, resource lists, and advice on different aspects of museums from the choice of a building through collections care, registration, exhibitions, conservation, staffing, financial management, and fund raising.
Paperback, 158 pages
Published March 1st 2004 by Altamira Press (first published October 1995)
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Skuli Saeland
Feb 13, 2011 Skuli Saeland rated it liked it
Frábær umfjöllun um hvernig áhugamenn um menningarverðmæti skuli bera sig að við að vernda og miðla þeim með því koma safni á laggirnar.
Farið er nákvæmlega í allan undirbúningsferilinn en um leið er þess gætt að vara við og benda lesandanum á að stofnun safns utan um merka gripi þurfi ekki alltaf að vera besta lausnin til að vernda þá og miðla verðmætunum áfram til samfélagsins.
Eini ókostur bókarinnar var, og mér fannst það vera verulegur ágalli, að myndvinnslan var hræðileg. Myndirnar virtust
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Alison
Sep 11, 2011 Alison rated it liked it
Read this for a museums class for my public history minor. Good outline of the basic things you need to do to start a museum. Provides good resources for each part of museum planning. Good reference book.
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