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National standards and best practices for U.S. museums

American Association of Museums.

National standards and best practices for U.S. museums

by American Association of Museums.

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Published by American Association of Museums in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Museums -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Museums -- Standards -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Museum techniques -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Museums -- United States -- Management -- Handbooks, manuals, etc

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby the American Association of Museums ; edited by Elizabeth E. Merritt.
    GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
    ContributionsMerritt, Elizabeth E.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAM11 .A63 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16698885M
    ISBN 109781933253114
    LC Control Number2008010792
    OCLC/WorldCa213765658

    The Mob Museum was awarded accreditation on March 1, , the highest national recognition afforded the nation’s museums from the American Alliance of Museums (AAM). This distinction means our Museum meets National Standards and Best Practices for U.S. museums and we join a select community of institutions that have chosen to hold themselves. AMA The Official museum directory Museums --North America --Dire AMA38 Sachatello-Sawyer, Bonnie Adult museum programs: designin Museums --Study and teaching --AMA63 Museums for a new century: a rep Museums --United States. AMA63 National standards & best practices Museums --United States --Hand.

    A best practice is a method or technique that has been generally accepted as superior to any alternatives because it produces results that are superior to those achieved by other means or because it has become a standard way of doing things, e.g., a standard way of complying with legal or ethical requirements.. Best practices are used to maintain quality as an alternative to mandatory. Collections storage conditions at the park did not meet neither the NPS Museum Collections Standards nor the best practices of the American Association of Museums. The park’s overcrowded, poorly stored collections needed significant storage upgrades and additional space to .

    The American Alliance of Museums (AAM), formerly the American Association of Museums, is a non-profit association that has brought museums together since founding in , helping develop standards and best practices, gathering and sharing knowledge, and advocating on issues of concern to the museum community. AAM is dedicated to ensuring that museums remain a vital part of the American Type: Non-Profit Association. Society of American Archivists. SAA's Standards Portal is designed to educate the archives community about the value and role of standards, enhance the application of standards to practice, and facilitate successful partnerships with related information standards organizations with .


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