Information management in museums / Elizabeth Orna and Charles Pettitt ; foreword by Max Hebditch.

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Main Author: Orna, Elizabeth.
Other Authors: Pettitt, C. W.
Format: eBook
Published: Aldershot, Hants, England ; Broomfield, Vt. : Gower, ©1998.
Edition:2nd ed.
Table of Contents:
  • Foreword / Max Hebditch
  • What is information in the museum context?
  • The users of information in museums
  • Managing information to make it accessible
  • A strategy for using information
  • Human resources in information management
  • Using today's technology to help the people resource
  • Procuring and installing a computerized information management system
  • Organizing and running a computerized information management system
  • Case studies topic finder
  • Beamish: The North of England Open Air Museum
  • Bradford Art Galleries and Museums
  • Callendar House, Falkirk
  • Ceredigion Museum, Aberystwyth
  • Hampshire Museums Service
  • The LASSI (Larger Scale Systems Initiative) project
  • The Manchester Museum
  • The Museum Documentation Association
  • The National Maritime Museum
  • The National Museum of Wales
  • Norfolk Museums Service
  • North Somerset Museum Service
  • Portsmouth City Museum and Records Service
  • The RAF Museum
  • The Royal Commission for Historic Monuments of England
  • St Albans Museums
  • Scienceworks (Museum of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia)
  • The Victoria and Albert Museum
  • The Theatre Museum.