Museum Law

Author: Marilyn E. Phelan
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0759124353
Size: 77.15 MB
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From one of America’s foremost experts in museum and cultural heritage law, Museum Law: A Guide for Officers, Directors, and Counsel is a comprehensive guide to both U.S. and international laws and conventions affecting museums, art galleries, natural and historic heritage, and other cultural organizations. The fourth edition details laws protecting art and artists, cultural and natural heritage, U.S. and international law, regulations for tax-exempt status, and much more. This book also includes an unprecedented look at museums’ unrelated business taxable income from such increasingly common activities as gifts shops, snack bars, travel tours, and sponsorships. No museum, cultural heritage site, or historical site can afford to be without it.

Museum Administration 2 0

Author: Hugh H. Genoways
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442255528
Size: 10.24 MB
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Wondering what a museum director actually does? About to start your first director's job? Looking for guidance in starting up a museum or working with a museum director? Hugh Genoways, Lynne Ireland, and Cinnamon Catlin-Legutko have taken the mystery out and replaced it with experience, wisdom, and guidance. Learn about everything from budgets and strategic planning to human resources and facilities management to collections and programming. They also help you tackle legal documents, legal and ethical issues, and challenges for today's 2.0 world. Case studies and exercises throughout help you review and practice what you are learning.

Collections Vol 11

Author: Collections
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442267925
Size: 51.68 MB
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"Collections: A Journal for Museum and Archives Professionals" is a multi-disciplinary peer-reviewed journal dedicated to the discussion of all aspects of handling, preserving, researching, and organizing collections. Curators, archivists, collections managers, preparators, registrars, educators, students, and others contribute.

Cultural Property Law

Author: Sherry Hutt
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9781590312902
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Cultural Property Law is a practical guide to the application and interpretation of the statutes and codes that direct the management, protection, and preservation of cultural property.

Financial Fundamentals For Historic House Museums

Author: Rebekah Beaulieu
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1538100320
Size: 15.57 MB
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The first of its kind to offer a discussion of financial management particular to historic house museums, this book is a vital resource to preservationists, staff, volunteers, and board members of historic houses. A reference tool that is accessible in approach yet comprehensive in scope, this book takes you step by step through securing and managing a historic house museum for years to come. In straightforward language, utilizing case studies from historic house museums, and providing sample documents to get you started, Financial Fundamentals for Historic House Museums guides you on how to: Incorporate as a tax-exempt organization Find historic property designation options and successfully apply Understand contributed income opportunities and raise money Create sustainable earned income opportunities Understand basic accounting and financial planning to ensure the future of your historic house museum.

Registration Methods For The Small Museum

Author: Daniel B. Reibel
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442277130
Size: 44.37 MB
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Registration Methods for the Small Museum covers all aspects of the registration process and provides practical solutions for the small museum professional. The fifth edition updates the handbook to fit the registration systems in today’s small museums and provides additional forms that weren’t in previous editions of the book.

Reinventing The Museum

Author: Gail Anderson
Publisher: Rowman Altamira
ISBN: 0759115788
Size: 22.69 MB
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Reinventing the Museum gathers 35 seminal articles reflecting over 100 years of dialogue within the musem community about what it means to be a high-quality, relevant institution. Important reading for museum professionals, students, and anyone interested in museums and their development.

Museum Philosophy For The Twenty First Century

Author: Hugh H. Genoways
Publisher: Altamira Pr
ISBN:
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Edited volume of reflections on museum philosophy for the 21st century from an international group of contributors.

The New Museum Registration Methods

Author: Rebecca A. Buck
Publisher: Amer Assn of Museums
ISBN:
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A successor to Museum Registration Methods after the revision of its third volume was abandoned as impractical. Reports the most recent research and practice for improving the care, safety, and documentation of museum collections. Covers documentation, collections management, processes, administrative functions, risk management, and ethical and legal issues. Includes a glossary without pronunciation. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR