CULTURAL PROPERTY & COLLECTIONS MANAGEMENT 17.03.09
Introductions Who are you? What is your background/profession? What do you want to get out of today?
Introductions Nick Poole CEO of the Collections Trust UK representative for Culture within the EC Councillor of the Museums Association Adviser to UK & international Govt agencies Lecturer in Museum Studies Financial Services background
Campaigning for the public right to access and engage with Collections by:
Promoting Best Practice
Representing the Interest of the Sector
Based in London Bridge
30 years old last year
Structure Session 1. What is Cultural Property? Session 2. What is Collections Management? Session 3. Why do we do it? Session 4. How do organisations Manage Collections? Session 5. Collections and Information Q&A
Access management (interpretation, rights management, knowledge)
Legal Compliance (evidence of ownership, good governance)
Collections Trust/BSI Code of Practice for Collections Management Organisation’s Mission Statement Collections Management Policy Collections Development Collections Information Collections Access Collections Care
Session 2. What is Collections Management? Can you think of any other sector/industry that does a similar thing?