The Manual of museum management / Barry Lord and Gail Dexter Lord

By: Lord, Barry.
Lord, Gail Dexter.
ISBN: 0112905188.Edition: 1rst ed.Publisher: London : The Stationery Office, 1997Description: xiii, 261 p.Summary: Despite recessions and rapid social change, museums remain highly successful cultural institutions. Museum management in the 21st century will have to respond to many challenges - including higher visitor expectations - whilst maintaining core objectives. The Manual of Museum Management presents a comprehensive and incisive analysis of the principles of museum organisation, the ways in which people work together to accomplish museum objectives, and the ways in which museums, large and small, can function most effectively. An outstanding group of contributors has added case studies from museums and galleries around the world, bringing the principles to life with first-hand accounts of challenges and achievements in the operation of museums today. (Font: Editor)
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Despite recessions and rapid social change, museums remain highly successful cultural institutions. Museum management in the 21st century will have to respond to many challenges - including higher visitor expectations - whilst maintaining core objectives. The Manual of Museum Management presents a comprehensive and incisive analysis of the principles of museum organisation, the ways in which people work together to accomplish museum objectives, and the ways in which museums, large and small, can function most effectively. An outstanding group of contributors has added case studies from museums and galleries around the world, bringing the principles to life with first-hand accounts of challenges and achievements in the operation of museums today. (Font: Editor)

List of Case Studies -- List of Figures -- List of Tables -- List of Contributors -- Foreword / Nicholas Serota -- Preface -- Acknowledgements -- 1. Why: The Objectives of Museum Management -- 2. Who: The Structure of Museum Organisation -- 3. How: Methods of Museum Management -- Afterword -- Appendix: Job Descriptions -- Glossary -- Index

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