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AICCM Bulletin     Hybrid Journal  
American Museum Novitates     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Archivalische Zeitschrift     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Archivaria     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 13)
Archives and Manuscripts     Partially Free   (Followers: 35)
Archives and Museum Informatics     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 113)
Curator     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 18)
Journal of Archival Organization     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 18)
Journal of Conservation and Museum Studies     Open Access   (Followers: 18)
Journal of Curatorial Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
Journal of Educational Media, Memory, and Society     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 23)
Journal of Jewish Identities     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8)
Journal of Land Use Science     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Journal of the History of Collections     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 16)
Journal of the Institute of Conservation     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 25)
Journal of the Society of Archivists     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 20)
Journal of the South African Society of Archivists     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
La Lettre de l’OCIM     Open Access  
Land Use Policy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 14)
Memoirs of the Queensland Museum, Culture     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Metropolitan Museum Journal     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 11)
MIDAS     Open Access  
Mouseion     Open Access  
Museum Anthropology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 16)
Museum Anthropology Review     Open Access   (Followers: 9)
Museum History Journal     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 13)
Museum International     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 17)
Museum International Edition Francaise     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Museum Management and Curatorship     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 24)
Museum Worlds : Advances in Research     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Museums & Social Issues     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10)
Museums Journal     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 9)
RBM : A Journal of Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Cultural Heritage     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 25)
Revista de Museología : Kóot     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Revista del Museo de Antropología     Open Access  
Studies in Culture & Innovation     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9)
Technology and Culture     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 19)
Tejuelo : Revista de ANABAD Murcia     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Travaux du Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle “Grigore Antipa”     Open Access  
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   ISSN (Print) 2049-4572 - ISSN (Online) 1364-0429
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  • The People's Show: A Critical Analysis

    • Abstract: The 1990s heralded a new form of museum exhibition: "The People's Show." A light-hearted celebration of popular culture, the concept has had phenomenal success throughout the United Kingdom. Beneath the humour, however, are more complex and radical agendas relating to cultural rights. The paper explores the issues associated with the rise and possible wane of this museum-based popular cultural phenomenon. Published on None
  • Our Environment Ruined' Environmental Control Reconsidered as a
           Strategy for Conservation

    • Abstract: This paper examines the current debate on guidelines for environmental control in the light of deterioration mechanisms induced and accelerated by fluctuations in relative humidity. Our traditional understanding of these guidelines, based on forces of physical stress and biodeterioration, is developed by an investigation of the oxidative mechanism of chemical deterioration of library and archival materials. Published on None
  • The Identification and Treatment of a Unique Cache of Organic Artefacts
           from Menorca's Bronze Age

    • Abstract: A unique cache of organic artefacts was excavated in March 1995 from Cova d'es Carritx, Menorca, a sealed cave system that was used as a mortuary in the late second or early first millennia BC. This deposit included a set of unique conical tubes made of bovine horn sheath, stuffed with hair or other fibres, and capped with wooden disks. Other materials were found in association with the tubes, including a copper-tin alloy rod. The decision to display some of the tubes required a degree of consolidative strengthening which would conflict with conservation aims of preserving the artefacts essentially unchanged for future study. The two most complete artefacts were treated by localised consolidation (with Paraloid B-72), while the other two were left untreated. The two consolidated tubes were provided with display-ready mounts, while the others were packaged to minimise the effects of handling and long-term storage. Published on None
  • Is Collection Management an "Art" or a "Science"'

    • Abstract: Collections management has been the focus of much critical attention in the past, both from the government, particularly with regard to the national museums, and from non-government bodies. This has led to the rise of a wide variety of standard setting initiatives in the United Kingdom. These standards are discussed, compared to the ideas of "art" and "science," and the recent much-needed advances in collections management are surveyed in that context. Published on None
  • Second Postgraduate Conservation Research Seminar: Science Museum, London,
           8-9 February 1996

    • Abstract: Second Postgraduate Conservation Research Seminar
      Science Museum, London, UK, 8-9 February 1996 Organised by Dr. Edward Then
      Senior Conservator (New Materials)
      Science Museum Published on None
  • L'Innocenza Perduta (Lost Innocence): Conserving a Carrara Marble Statue

    • Abstract: This paper describes the conservation of L'Innocenza Perduta (Lost Innocence), a marble statue by the Florentine sculptor Emilio Santarelli. As the statue is on open display at University College London and is accessible to the public, it has been vulnerable to destructive elements, including airborne pollutants and vandalism. Cleaning was done by steam and poultice. However, during the cleaning process it became clear that the capital and plinth required more complicated conservation treatments due to considerable cracking of the stone. Published on None
  • Museums and their Websites: An Examination and Assessment of How Museums
           are Coping with the Challenge of the World Wide Web

    • Abstract: Internet traffic has increased dramatically over the past two years, due mainly to developments in the World Wide Web. Museum websites are also appearing on-line at an equally rapid pace. In this study, I shall examine how museums are coping with the challenge of the World Wide Web. This will be done through a combination of case studies, interviews, and an interchange of ideas/opinions with museum professionals world-wide, via the Internet. Published on None
  • Testing Corrosion Inhibitors for the Conservation of Archaeological Copper
           and Copper Alloys

    • Abstract: This is a synopsis of the Ph.D. research undertaken at the Institute of Archaeology, University College London. The aim was to evaluate corrosion inhibitors for use in the conservation of copper and copper alloy archaeological artefacts. The objective of this work was to acquire an insight into the performance of copper corrosion inhibitors, when applied to archaeological copper. Published on None
  • The Degredation and Conservation of Leather

    • Abstract: This paper examines the tanning processes used in the manufacture of leather and the implications such processes have on the deterioration of aging leather. Improving the understanding of the processes used to create leather should result in a museum professional who is better able to address the conservation and care of leather artefacts. Present methods of leather conservation are examined with regard to the advantages and disadvantages of each method. Published on None
  • A New Technique fo the Casting of Missing Areas in Glass Restoration

    • Abstract: This article traces the development of a new method of glass restoration for fragmentary and incomplete vessels. The technique involves making a blank of the missing area and then moulding and casting away from the object as an alternative to conventional gap-filling in situ. Published on None
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