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  1. Managing Quality Cultural Tourism

    By Priscilla Boniface

    Series: Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

    Managing Quality Cultural Tourism is an authoritative look at how to manage cultural tourist sites to best meet the needs of the visitors, the presenters and the site itself. As cultural tourism increases the management of heritage sites becomes more complex. Priscilla Boniface addresses these...

    Published December 7th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Architecture in Conservation

    Managing Development at Historic Sites

    By James Strike

    Series: Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

    One of the problems faced by heritage organizations and museums is adapting old buildings to their needs or building new ones to fit in with historic sites. How exactly do you create a visitor's centre at Stonehenge? The real difficulty lies where the budget is minimal, and the potential damage to...

    Published September 30th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Museum Basics

    3rd Edition

    By Timothy Ambrose, Crispin Paine

    Series: Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

    Museums throughout the world have common needs and face common challenges. Keeping up-to-date with new ideas and changing practice is challenging for small and medium-sized museums where time for reading and training is often restricted. This new edition of Museum Basics has therefore been produced...

    Published April 11th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Museum Volunteers

    Good Practice in the Management of Volunteers

    By Sinclair Goodlad, Stephanie McIvor

    Series: Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

    Museum Volunteers is a practical handbook on the use of volunteers as interpreters within museums. Drawing on key examples of outstanding practice from the UK and North America, this book forms a unique resource on volunteerism.This book:* reviews research on the changing priorities of museums*...

    Published November 4th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Museums and Their Visitors

    By Eilean Hooper-Greenhill

    Series: Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

    Museums are at a critical moment in their history. In order to ensure survival into the next century, museums and galleries must demonstrate their social relevance and use. This means developing their public service functions through becoming more knowledgeable about the needs of their visitors and...

    Published November 4th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Environmental Management

    Guidelines for Museums and Galleries

    By May Cassar

    Series: Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

    The key to the survival of museum collections is a stable indoor environment and vital to this is a well-maintained building with effective environmental services. Environmental Management sets out clearly the theory and practice of achieving an appropriate museum environment for both collections...

    Published November 4th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Towards the Museum of the Future

    New European Perspectives

    Edited by Roger Miles, Lauro Zavala

    Series: Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

    Towards the Museum of the Future explores, through a series of authoritative essays, some of the major developments in European museums as they struggle to adapt in a rapidly changing world. It embraces a wide range of European countries, all types of museums and exhibitions and the needs of...

    Published November 4th 2011 by Routledge

  8. The Engaging Museum

    Developing Museums for Visitor Involvement

    By Graham Black

    Series: Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

    This very practical book guides museums on how to create the highest quality experience possible for their visitors. Creating an environment that supports visitor engagement with collections means examining every stage of the visit, from the initial impetus to go to a particular institution, to...

    Published May 26th 2005 by Routledge

  9. Making Representations

    Museums in the Post-Colonial Era

    By Moira G. Simpson

    Series: Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

    Responses to controversial exhibitions in recent years have demonstrated the dissatisfaction felt by many indigenous peoples and ethnic groups at the ways in which the western museum traditionally represented their cultures and excluded them from the process of interpretation and display. Native...

    Published June 14th 2001 by Routledge

  10. Hands-On Exhibitions

    Managing Interactive Museums and Science Centres

    By Tim Caulton

    Series: Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

    The development of interactive displays has transformed the traditional museum world in the last decade. Visitors are no longer satisfied by simply gazing at worthy displays in glass cases - they expect to have hands-on experience of the objects and be actively involved with the exhibits, learning...

    Published February 12th 1998 by Routledge

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