Use this procedure to assess and manage requests for you to lend objects for an exhibition or any other reason. Lending can be a good way of making your collections more accessible, raising the profile of your own museum, and developing your networks.
This is a primary procedure. Accredited UK museums must meet the Spectrum standard set out below. The suggested procedure is one way to achieve the standard, but it is just a suggestion.
This suggested procedure shows how you might meet the Spectrum standard for Loans out (lending objects). It is presented in two formats: text and workflow diagram. They are meant to be starting points for you to adapt to the needs of your own museum.