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Collections Trust launches Going Digital Conference in partnership with Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums

A new one-day conference to help museums improve their basic use of computers and the Internet has been launched by the Collections Trust as part of its major Going Digital Programme, which is supported by Arts Council England.

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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.