List of 2020 museum conferences. With schedule, travel, and budget constraints, museum professionals need a strategy for planning conference attendance.
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Skills for special librarians and virtual librarians are awareness of trends, new technologies and resources, and building subject specialties
Museum sustainability depends on articulating the value of what museums do and why it matters; here is a list of resources to help
The future of museums depends on an understanding of issues that impacted the profession in 2019; review of trends.
Museums and social media are a great combination; Twitter makes museum professionals more available to the public, answering questions building interest.
The museum collections management system (CMS) will be most accurate and effective if museum staff first establish standards and best practices
If selected and used correctly, the museum collections management system has the power to positively impact museum staff work and increase digital user enjoyment.
Rachael Cristine Woody’s book How to Select, Buy, and Use a Museum CMS helps you find the best collections management system for your museum.
Successful museum CMS selection includes identifying and prioritizing CMS specifications, and exercising due diligence through testing and vetting
Selection of a museum collections management system involves understanding stakeholder requirements and developing specifications for the CMS
Forming a procurement team is the first step in acquiring a new museum collections management system; here are some best practices and tips
Tips on how to ensure a seamless transition when migrating digital collection content from one museum CMS to another.
A museum collections management system is more than a vault for data; it is a digital space for innovation, collaboration, and relationship building.