Guidance for bulk accessioning

This resource outlines bulk accessioning and how to apply it to different collections.


  1. What is bulk accessioning and why is it important?
  2. Spectrum 5.0 and the Museum Accreditation Scheme
  3. How to bulk accession
  4. Bulk accessioning and Cataloguing
  5. Bulk accessioning and different types of collection
  6. Bulk accessioning and Inventory

Please note, this resource has been re-formatted in 2019. The content remains the same as the version published in 2018.

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Date created: 2019

Author: Collections Trust

Publisher: Collections Trust