E-books: Museum Studies

  • Dating Buildings and Landscapes with Tree-Ring Analysis: An Introduction with Case Studies book cover

    Dating Buildings and Landscapes with Tree-Ring Analysis

    An Introduction with Case Studies, 1st Edition

    By Darrin L. Rubino, Christopher Baas

    This book presents guidance, theory, methodologies, and case studies for analyzing tree rings to accurately date and interpret historic buildings and landscapes. Written by two long-time practitioners in the field of dendrochronology, the research is grounded in the fieldwork data of approximately…

    eBook – 2019-05-13

  • The Contemporary Museum: Shaping Museums for the Global Now book cover

    The Contemporary Museum

    Shaping Museums for the Global Now, 1st Edition

    Edited by Simon Knell

    The Contemporary Museum issues a challenge to those who view the museum as an artefact of history, constrained in its outlook as much by professional, institutional and disciplinary creed, as by the collections it accumulated in the distant past. Denying that the museum can locate its purpose in…

    eBook – 2018-10-11

  • A Museum Studies Approach to Heritage book cover

    A Museum Studies Approach to Heritage

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sheila Watson, Amy Jane Barnes, Katy Bunning

    Heritage’s revival as a respected academic subject has, in part, resulted from an increased awareness and understanding of indigenous rights and non-Western philosophies and practices, and a growing respect for the intangible. Heritage has, thus far, focused on management, tourism and the…

    eBook – 2018-10-08
    Leicester Readers in Museum Studies

  • Museum Basics: The International Handbook book cover

    Museum Basics

    The International Handbook, 4th Edition

    By Timothy Ambrose, Crispin Paine

    This fourth edition of Museum Basics has been produced for use in the many museums worldwide that operate with few professional staff and limited resources. The fourth edition has been fully updated to reflect the many changes that have taken place in museums around the world over the last six…

    eBook – 2018-03-14
    Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

  • Law for Artists: Copyright, the obscene and all the things in between book cover

    Law for Artists

    Copyright, the obscene and all the things in between, 1st Edition

    By Blu Tirohl

    Written especially for professional artists and those studying the visual arts, Law for Artists is an accessible guide to those aspects of law that impact on artists and their work. It encompasses a comprehensive range of creative practices including fine art, photography, the graphic and plastic…

    eBook – 2014-11-27

  • Managing the Historic Rural Landscape book cover

    Managing the Historic Rural Landscape

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jane Grenville

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    eBook – 2014-04-04
    Issues in Heritage Management

  • Environmental Management: Guidelines for Museums and Galleries book cover

    Environmental Management

    Guidelines for Museums and Galleries, 1st Edition

    By May Cassar

    The key to the survival of museum collections is a stable indoor environment and vital to this is a well-maintained building with effective environmental services. Environmental Management sets out clearly the theory and practice of achieving an appropriate museum environment for both collections…

    eBook – 2013-10-18
    Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

  • International Directory of Museum Training: Programs and practices of the museum profession book cover

    International Directory of Museum Training

    Programs and practices of the museum profession, 1st Edition

    By Gary Edson

    Choosing the right museum training course may be one of the most important decisions a person makes in their career. Whether you are already working in a museum or are just beginning training you will need the most comprehensive and up-to-date information. The International Directory of Museum…

    eBook – 2013-05-13
    Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

  • Museums: A Place to Work: Planning Museum Careers book cover

    Museums: A Place to Work

    Planning Museum Careers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jane R. Glaser, Artemis A. Zenetou

    Surveying over thirty different positions in the museum profession, this is the essential guide for anyone considering entering the field, or a career change within it. From exhibition designer to shop manager, this comprehensive survey views the latest trends in museum work and the…

    eBook – 2013-04-15
    Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

  • Museum, Media, Message book cover

    Museum, Media, Message

    1st Edition

    Edited by Eilean Hooper-Greenhill

    Collecting together a group of talented writers, Museum, Media, Message considers, in depth, the most up-to-date approaches to museum communication including: museums as media; museums and audience; and the evaluation of museums. Addressing the need for museums to develop better knowledge of…

    eBook – 2013-03-07
    Museum Meanings

  • Conservation of Cultural Heritage: Key Principles and Approaches book cover

    Conservation of Cultural Heritage

    Key Principles and Approaches, 1st Edition

    By Hanna M. Szczepanowska

    Conservation of Cultural Heritage covers the methods and practices needed for future museum professionals who will be working in various capacities with museum collections and artifacts. It also assists current professionals in understanding the complex decision-making processes that face…

    eBook – 2013-02-15

  • Marketing the Museum book cover

    Marketing the Museum

    1st Edition

    By Fiona Mclean

    Marketing the Museum is the ideal guide to the ways in which museums can overcome the numerous hurdles on the route to truly achieving a marketing orientation. The history of the museum is one of shifting purposes and changing ideals and this volume asks if it is possible to define the 'product'…

    eBook – 2012-12-06
    Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

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