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American Association of Museums

Overview
Works: 841 works in 1,633 publications in 2 languages and 22,952 library holdings
Genres: Directories  Periodicals  Handbooks and manuals  History  Art  Catalogs  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Editor, Other, Publisher
Classifications: AM139, 069.52
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The Official museum directory by American Association of Museums( )

in English and held by 1,445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Museum registration methods by Dorothy H Dudley( Book )

19 editions published between 1958 and 1989 in English and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives the information on the marking and storage of museum collection and the packing and shipping of object, changes in tariff laws and regulations governing importing and exporting, and new developments in museum insurance. Shows new articles
Museum news by American Association of Museums( )

in English and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Museum( )

in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caring for collections : strategies for conservation, maintenance and documentation : a report on an American Association of Museums project by American Association of Museums( Book )

17 editions published in 1984 in English and French and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The new museum registration methods by Rebecca A Buck( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed to provide the practical information needed by today's registrars and collections managers, as well as serve as a text for museum studies students. It reflexts the increased complexity of museums and of the registrar's role, not only in the integratin of computerization and conservation concerns into the text, but with the addition of articles about risk management, administration, and legal and ethical issues
The AAM guide to provenance research by Nancy H Yeide( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The AAM Guide to Provenance Research is a much-needed contribution for scholars, professional researchers, and those who shape policy. Here in one volume is a historical overview, description of current methodology, invaluable indices, inventories, and lists of current databases-in-progress."--Back cover
A museum guide to copyright and trademark by Michael Steven Shapiro( Book )

6 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Museum ethics : a report to the American Association of Museums by American Association of Museums( Book )

18 editions published between 1978 and 1988 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

College and university museums : a message for college and university presidents by Laurence Vail Coleman( Book )

5 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Museum trusteeship by Alan D Ullberg( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mermaids, mummies, and mastodons : the emergence of the American museum : [exhibition] by William T Alderson( Book )

5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "Feejee mermaid," the skeletal remains of a "wooly mammoth," and a "cabinet of learned turkies which will dance to music," were attractions at Baltimore's Peale Museum in the early 1800s. As the nation's first museum directors, Charles Wilson Peale, and his sons Rembrandt and Rubens, laid the foundation of the modern American museum
The Accessible museum : model programs of accessibility for disabled and older people by American Association of Museums( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Museums, adults, and the humanities : a guide for educational programming by Zipporah W Collins( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of essays presented at four seminars for museum professionals in 1979-1980 on the subject of 'Lifelong learning in the humanities'. The main focus of the essays is educating the adult museum visitor. The first part consists of theoretical approaches to the humanities and adult education. Practical examples are given in the second part
Historic house museums by Laurence Vail Coleman( Book )

7 editions published between 1933 and 2007 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Museums directory of the United States and Canada( )

in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aviso : a monthly dispatch from the AAM by American Association of Museums( )

in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Museums: their new audience. A report to the Dept. of Housing and Urban Development by a special committee of the American Association of Museums by American Association of Museums( Book )

6 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

MRM5 : museum registration methods by American Association of Museums( Book )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first new edition in a decade of this famous "bible of the museum registrar," rewritten, expanded and fully updated. MRM5 encompasses all that needs to be known and done when a museum accessions, measures, marks, moves, displays or stores an object or artifact of any knd. New with the 5th Edition are special teaching sections that challenge students and seasoned staff alike with questions about the process and procedure of accessioning and caring for objects. Contains bibliography, glossary and multiple sample forms. MRM5 proudly continues a tradition of museum publishing that began with the inaugural edition in 1958
Excellence and equity : education and the public dimension of museums by American Association of Museums( Book )

14 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and French and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report on the educational role of museums in the United States of America, especially with regard to culturally diverse audiences
 
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The new museum registration methods
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The AAM guide to provenance researchA museum guide to copyright and trademarkMermaids, mummies, and mastodons : the emergence of the American museum : [exhibition]Historic house museums
Alternative Names

controlled identityAmerican Alliance of Museums

AAM

AAM (American Association of Museums)

American Alliance of Museums US-amerikanische Museumsverband

American Association of Museums

American Association of Museums (Washington)

American Association of Museums (Washington, D.C., Estats Units d'Amèrica)

Amerika Hakubutsukan Kyokai

Association of Museums

Association of Museums United States

Association of Museums, Washington.

Beikoku Hakubutsukan Kyokai

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Languages
English (256)

French (2)