#1206 Principles of Collections Management
This course focuses specifically on collections management, facilities, and storage. The first section will cover risk assessment, staff training, inventory control, handling, and equipment. The second section addresses security and fire systems, environmental monitoring equipment, facility selection and design, and off-site storage. The third section discusses storage types, designs, material and construction; “custom-made” vs. “off-the-self” units; special housings; and how to build a custom objects storage unit. Participants are encouraged to bring up to six slides illustrating problems with their collections storage facility for discussion and analysis.
Dates: July 27, 28, 29
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
- Highland Community College
- 815 599 3403