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Museums and collections

 

The Collections Care team coordinate a number of events and training courses for museum professionals. Please find below a list of professional events that have taken place previously.

Please contact collectionscarecourses@museums.cam.ac.uk with any queries.

Previous events

2017

May 2017: Managing Indoor Climate Risks

2016

December 2016: Project Management in Collections Care

November 2016: Publishing in Conservation

October 2016: Managing Indoor Climate Risks

September 2016: Risk Management in Collections Care Workshop

March 2016: Project Management in Conservation and Collections Care Intermediate Course

May 2016: Salvage of Museum, Archive and Library Collections 

May 2016: Feather Conservation Workshop

June 2016: Conservation of Basketry Masterclass

2015

September 2015: Bone collections: using, conserving and understanding osteology in museums

November 2015: Masterclass in Project Management in Conservation and Collections Care

May 2015: Specification of Display Cases Seminar

May 2015: Masterclass in Risk Management in Collections Care

April 2015: Subliming Surfaces: Volatile Binding Media in Heritage Conservation - conference and workshop

January 2015: Getting in the Corners: Collections Care & Conservation Conference

2014

December 2014: Emergency Planning

December 2014: Project Management in Conservation and Collections Care Intermediate Course

November 2014: Handle with Care: Object Handling and Packing

November 2014: Conservation Uncovered

November 2014: Money and Medals Network Study Day

October 2014: Emergency Planning

October 2014: Preparing for Emergencies: Anticipation, Prevention, Protection, Reaction

May 2014: Masterclass in Project Management in Conservation and Collections Care

May 2014: Specification of Display Cases Seminar

April 2014: Masterclass in Risk Management in Collections Care

2013

October 2013: Project Management in Conservation and Collections Care: Intermediate Course