Please note, bookings for the regional events listed are not managed by Collections Trust. If you have any queries please get in touch with the relevant regional Museum Development team. You can find their details by following the links below.

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Object entry

News, blog and events

In this bitesize session we will review the Spectrum 5.0 Object entry procedure.

Part of: East

Spectrum discussion - Documentation planning

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Spectrum discussions are focussed on sharing practice between organisations and individuals. This is an opportunity to informally chat with sector colleagues about how your museum approaches a Spectrum procedure, get feedback, troubleshoot a scenario, and ask questions of each other. The topic for this discussion is Documentation planning– making your documentation systems better and enhancing […]

Collections management for Trustees

News, blog and events

This session will give both experienced and new trustees an overview of the responsibilities museums have towards the collections they care for and manage.

Part of: East Midlands

Object labelling and marking

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This bitesize online session will introduce the basic principles of object labelling and marking, including materials and techniques used for different types of objects.

Part of: East

An introduction to Spectrum 5.0

News, blog and events

Suitable for those new to the Spectrum collections management standard or in need of a refresher, this online session will offer a bitesize introduction.

Part of: Yorkshire

Loans in and Loans out

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This bitesize session will explore the management and documentation involved when borrowing and lending objects, using the Spectrum 5.0 procedures as a framework.

Part of: Yorkshire