JTR Collections Management has compiled a list of current and useful resources for museums and collectors. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions or would like additional resources.
As always, it is important to follow due diligence in researching resources regarding collections issues and services as laws and technology change over time.
For resources and information regarding California museums and programs, go to the California Associations of Museums website: CAM
For more resources, forms, programs about and for US museums, go to the American Alliance of Museums website: AAM
For resources on how to maintain and interpret local and State historical museums and houses, go to the American Association of State and Local History website: AASLH
Looking for an new collections management system? Consider CatalogIt, a new affordable intuitive system that will help you organize your collections: CatalogIt
Looking for exhibition or installation assistance or help with project management or other collections logistics? Art-ProNet
For information on the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act of 1990, go to: NAGPRA
Go green! Visit the Bay Area Registrars and Collections Specialists website and go to the Materials Exchange Page: Materials Exchange List
Looking for creative storage solutions? Go to: Storage Solutions
Info on copyright law? copyright info
Old loan or abandoned property info? ARCS – Old Loan/Abandoned Property
If you are in California, search on California Civil Code 1899-1899.11 for current laws regarding Abandoned Property.