Making the most of your plastics

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Plastics have infiltrated almost everything to do with life and living from aviation to zip fasteners. They are found in art and design, social history and technological collections and are also among the ethnographic materials of the 20th century. This resource aims to help people with plastics in their care make the most of them. […]

SPECTRUM Advice: Terminology control

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Terminology control refers to the standardisation of the terms used when cataloguing museum objects. If terms used to describe museum objects are standardised when information is entered into documentation systems it will be easier to retrieve information about those objects through a search. This SPECTRUM Advice fact sheet explores how Terminology Control might work in […]