Office of Continuing and Distance Education
120 North Lincoln Street
Kent State University
PO Box 5190
Kent, OH 44242-0001
Museum Collection Information Management
Kent State University Museum - Murphy Auditorium (Rockwell Hall)
515 Hilltop Drive (corner of E. Main and S. Lincoln Streets)
Kent, OH 44242
White Gloves and Red Paint: Handling and Labeling Museum Collections
This workshop is a good way for future museum professionals to gain a firm understanding of museum standards for handling and physically numbering objects. This workshop will identify different numbering techniques for assorted collection media and offer hands-on experiencein applying the techniques. In addition, it will teach students museum standards in handling different collection medio and offer hands-on experience in applying these with replica objects or non-accessioned objects. The goals will be met by observing and practicing hand-on techniques with museum professionals (guest lecturers and instructors).
KSU Museum Murphy Auditorium M204
Instructor: Joanne Fenn
Kent State University Museum is offering a series of workshops surrounding museum collections. Join your colleagues from museums, historical societies, historical houses and special collections to meet for a two-day workshops that is geared for collections professionals as well as emerging museum and collections professionals to learn and network together.
Sponsored by the Kent State University Museum with the Office of Continuing and Distance Education.
For credit registration, register for the workshop via FlashLine for current KSU students or call 330.672.3100.