AMaGA Victoria offers an annual program of events, workshops, seminars and forums. 

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Interesting Uses of Local Government Collections [Past Event]

Thu 14 Nov, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Local government cultural staff will share ideas for innovative presentations of council collections, including council art, heritage and civic collections. Projects that will be discussed include art commissions, programs for specific communities, exhibitions and digital content. Our five speakers are:

  • Toni Burton, Arts, Culture and Heritage Officer, Hobsons Bay City Council Williamstown Centenary Projection Tour
  • Barbara Huggins, General Manager, Dja Dja Wurrung Clans Aboriginal Corporation Dja Dja Wurrung and Bendigo Art Gallery: The Role of Local Government in repatriating collections
  • Alisa Bunbury, Freelance Curator Emblazon: Melbourne’s coat of arms  for City of Melbourne
  • Helen Berwick, Education and Community Engagement, Bayside City Council Connections Program & Changing Faces: Reframing Women in Local Democracy
  • Eddie Butler Bowdon, Collection Manager, City of Melbourne Guided tour of Collection on display at Kathleen Syme

 

Venue

Kathleen Syme Library and Community Centre
251 Faraday Street
Carlton 3053
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Victorian Collections CMS Information Session (Existing Users Only)

Wed 20 Nov, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

An information session designed for existing users of the Victorian Collections collection management system, to introduce the new features and functionality of the redeveloped system. 

Topics covered will include: an overview of website changes, tour of GLAM item record types, demonstrations of new fields and features, demonstration of health guide and new support resources and helpdesk.

Towards the end of the session, we will catalogue using the new CMS, so please bring along an item from your collection, particularly if you have library, archive or gallery items to catalogue. 

PLEASE NOTE: This workshop is for existing users only and will not include regular digitisation or collection management training. If you are new to Victorian Collections, please attend an introductory workshop first, marked "Introductory Cataloguing Workshop".

Venue

Melbourne Museum
11 Nicholson Street
Carlton VIC 3053
Existing User Free
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Victorian Collections CMS Information Session (Existing Users Only)

Thu 21 Nov, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

An information session designed for existing users of the Victorian Collections collection management system, to introduce the new features and functionality of the redeveloped system. 

Topics covered will include: an overview of website changes, tour of GLAM item record types, demonstrations of new fields and features, demonstration of health guide and new support resources and helpdesk.

Towards the end of the session, we will catalogue using the new CMS, so please bring along an item from your collection, particularly if you have library, archive or gallery items to catalogue. 

PLEASE NOTE: This workshop is for existing users only and will not include regular digitisation or collection management training. If you are new to Victorian Collections, please attend an introductory workshop first, marked "Introductory Cataloguing Workshop".

Venue

Melbourne Museum
11 Nicholson Street
Carlton VIC 3053
Existing User Free

Victorian Collections Introductory Cataloguing Workshop

Tue 26 Nov, 10:00 am - 3:00 am

This hands-on workshop provides an introduction to the principles of digitisation and collection management. Participants will learn how to catalogue collection items using the free, online and custom-built Victorian Collections cataloguing system.  

Victorian Collections workshops offer a relaxed and open environment and cater for participants with any degree of museum and computer literacy, as well as ongoing cataloguing support for community museums, and small and medium collections.

Morning tea provided.

Participants are encouraged to bring a laptop and an object to catalogue.

Venue

Ballaarat Mechanics Institute
17-119 Sturt St
Ballarat Central 3350
Non-Members $20.00
Members $10.00
Students $10.00

Victorian Collections Introductory Cataloguing Workshop

Wed 27 Nov, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

This hands-on workshop provides an introduction to the principles of digitisation and collection management. Participants will learn how to catalogue collection items using the free, online and custom-built Victorian Collections cataloguing system.  

Victorian Collections workshops offer a relaxed and open environment and cater for participants with any degree of museum and computer literacy, as well as ongoing cataloguing support for community museums, and small and medium collections.

 

Venue

Melbourne Museum
11 Nicholson Street
Carlton VIC 3053
Non-members $20.00
Members $10.00
Students $10.00