Victorian Collections Day [Conference + Workshops]
Wed 18 Sep, 10:00 am - Thu 19 Sep, 3:30 pm
This Conference + Workshops pass will give you access to a full day of case study presentations and lightning talks aimed at the community collecting sector to help you achieve the best care for your collection. You will also attend a series of hands on workshops based at Melbourne Museum the following day.
*** Please note that if you are only interested in attending the conference day, you will need to purchase a Conference pass. ***
Day 1: Public Records Office Victoria, 10:00 - 4:00 pm
Hear from museum and gallery industry experts and members of our Victorian Collections community, on topics including the law and your collection, born-digital collecting, digitisation, and ways to utilise your catalogue records to increase engagement with your community. Talks will provide attendees with case study reflections and practical, low-budget take-away information and inspiration to implement solutions and processes at your organisations.
Day 2: Melbourne Museum, 10:30 - 3:30 pm
Join us for practical hands-on workshops in which we hone our skills in object handling, storage solutions, packing for transport, cataloguing and disaster preparedness and response.
Public Record Office Victoria/Melbourne Museum
99 Shiel Street, North Melbourne
11 Nicholson Street, Carlton
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