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Delegate booking and sponsorship sales open for Going Digital Conference

Online delegate booking is open for the Going Digital Conference, the Collections Trust’s new one-day event to help museums improve their basic use of computers and the Internet. A limited number of sponsored stands are also now available. Full details are online at www.collectionstrust.org.uk/going-digital-conference.

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Using Benchmarks to Sustain Collections

Using case studies from four museum and library collections; the Museum of London, the Library at the Horniman Museum, the Vestry Museum and Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, you can explore the use of Benchmarks in Collections Care. The case studies illustrate the link between the use of Benchmarks as an improvement tool and the resulting opening up of museum collections and services to users therefore contributing to the sustainability of collections and organisations. ...

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A difficult conversation - collections at the new Imperial War Museum

Collections Trust CEO Nick Poole visits the new Imperial War Museum and discovers a story of warfare and the impact of war fit for a new generation.