Project Management in Libraries Archives and Museums

Aimed at practitioners and managers, this practical handbook provides a source of guidance on project management techniques for the academic and cultural heritage sectors, focusing on managing projects involving public sector and other external partners. Issues under consideration and illustration include: different approaches to managing projects and how to select appropriate methods; using project management tools and other applications in project development and implementation; ensuring the sustainability of project outcomes and transferability into practice; realistic monitoring methodologies and specification and commissioning evaluation work that has real value. Written by an experienced project manager, it addresses project management realities rather than theory Deconstructs the traditional ‘project cycle’ model to address different project approaches Takes into account the government and local government context, especially operational procedures and accountability

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  • Author : Julie Carpenter
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 226 pages
  • ISBN : 1780630522
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Project Management in Libraries, Archives and Museums

Project Management in Libraries, Archives and Museums
  • Author : Julie Carpenter
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 10 December 2010
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Aimed at practitioners and managers, this practical handbook provides a source of guidance on project management techniques for the academic and cultural heritage sectors, focusing on managing projects involving public sector and other external partners. Issues under consideration and illustration include: different approaches to managing projects and how to select appropriate methods; using project management tools and other applications in project development and implementation; ensuring the sustainability of project outcomes and transferability into practice; realistic monitoring methodologies and specification and

Project Management for Information Professionals

Project Management for Information Professionals
  • Author : Margot Note
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 03 November 2015
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Aimed at practitioners, this handbook imparts guidance on project management techniques in the cultural heritage sector. Information professionals often direct complex endeavors with limited project management training or resources. Project Management for Information Professionals demystifies the tools and processes essential to successful project management and advises on how to manage the interpersonal dynamics and organizational culture that influence the effectiveness of these methods. With this book, readers will gain the knowledge to initiate, plan, execute, monitor, and close projects. offers

Disaster Management in Archives, Libraries and Museums

Disaster Management in Archives, Libraries and Museums
  • Author : Graham Matthews,Yvonne Smith
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 05 December 2016
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This important book assesses the current state of disaster management in archives, libraries and museums in the UK and around the world, and provides recommendations for addressing current and future threats. Following an introductory outline of the topic and terminology, the authors provide a short history of the development of disaster management in the cultural heritage sector. They illustrate a basic framework for effective disaster management by reviewing disaster control plan practice from around the world. Through examining and identify

Digital Preservation for Libraries, Archives, and Museums

Digital Preservation for Libraries, Archives, and Museums
  • Author : Edward M. Corrado,Heather Moulaison Sandy
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 12 January 2017
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This new edition of Digital Preservation in Libraries, Archives, and Museums is the most current, complete guide to digital preservation available today. For administrators and practitioners alike, the information in this book is presented readably, focusing on management issues and best practices. Although this book addresses technology, it is not solely focused on technology. After all, technology changes and digital preservation is aimed for the long term. This is not a how-to book giving step-by-step processes for certain materials in

Libraries, Archives, and Museums Today

Libraries, Archives, and Museums Today
  • Author : Peter Botticelli,Martha R. Mahard,Michèle V. Cloonan
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 08 February 2019
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This book explores the intersections among libraries, archives, and museums (LAMs) in such practices as digital content creation, conservation and preservation, collections cataloging, digital asset management, digital curation and stewardship, expanding user experiences, and cultivating digital cultural communities.

Records Management for Museums and Galleries

Records Management for Museums and Galleries
  • Author : Charlotte Brunskill,Sarah Demb
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 27 April 2012
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The systematic management of records is an important activity for ‘information businesses’ such as museums and galleries, but is not always recognized as a core function. Record keeping activities are often concentrated on small groups of records, and staff charged with managing them may have limited experience in the field. Records Management for Museums and Galleries offers a comprehensive overview of records management work within the heritage sector and draws on over a decade of experience in applying fundamental principles

Skills to Make a Librarian

Skills to Make a Librarian
  • Author : Dawn Lowe-Wincentsen
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 11 December 2014
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The library and information profession builds skills and expertise that cover a wide spectrum. These skills are often desirable in other fields and industries. Likewise, the skills we build before entering the library and information professions can help us as professionals. Skills to Make a Librarian looks at both sides of this equation through a collection of essays by current and former librarians and information professionals who make use of this wide range of cross disciplinary skills. Chapters written by

The Digital Humanities

The Digital Humanities
  • Author : Christopher Millson-Martula,Kevin B. Gunn
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 30 June 2020
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The digital humanities in academic institutions, and libraries in particular, have exploded in recent years. Librarians are constantly developing their management and technological skills and increasing their knowledge base. As they continue to embed themselves in the scholarly conversations on campus, the challenges facing subject/liaison librarians, technical service librarians, and library administrators are many. This comprehensive volume highlights the wide variety of theoretical issues discussed, initiatives pursued, and projects implemented by academic librarians. Many of the chapters deal with

The International Business Archives Handbook

The International Business Archives Handbook
  • Author : Alison Turton
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 19 September 2017
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The International Business Archives Handbook provides up-to-date information and guidance on key issues relating to the understanding and management of the historical records of businesses. Key features include: • Chapter contributions from a range of experts in their respective fields. • Content covering business archive and business history initiatives around the world. • Practical advice combined with thought-provoking discussion on issues hitherto little addressed. • Useful quick-reference tables, global case study examples and further reading suggestions. The handbook is an invaluable guide for students,

Libraries, Archives and Museums as Democratic Spaces in a Digital Age

Libraries, Archives and Museums as Democratic Spaces in a Digital Age
  • Author : Ragnar Audunson,Herbjørn Andresen,Cicilie Fagerlid,Erik Henningsen,Hans-Christoph Hobohm,Henrik Jochumsen,Håkon Larsen,Tonje Vold
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Release : 07 September 2020
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Libraries, archives and museums have traditionally been a part of the public sphere's infrastructure. They have been so by providing public access to culture and knowledge, by being agents for enlightenment and by being public meeting places in their communities. Digitization and globalization poses new challenges in relation to upholding a sustainable public sphere. Can libraries, archives and museums contribute in meeting these challenges?

Handbook of Research on Effective Project Management through the Integration of Knowledge and Innovation

Handbook of Research on Effective Project Management through the Integration of Knowledge and Innovation
  • Author : Jamil, George Leal
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 31 January 2015
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The field of project management experiences conceptual, technological, and decision issues when projects are created, implemented, and executed without the needed strategic connection. It is important to improve the connection between knowledge management and project management practices. The Handbook of Research on Effective Project Management through the Integration of Knowledge and Innovation bridges the gap between knowledge management and project management practices by providing both classical and modern views on their relationship. Discussing principles, practices, methods, and real case studies,

The Routledge International Handbook of New Digital Practices in Galleries, Libraries, Archives, Museums and Heritage Sites

The Routledge International Handbook of New Digital Practices in Galleries, Libraries, Archives, Museums and Heritage Sites
  • Author : Hannah Lewi,Wally Smith,Dirk vom Lehn,Steven Cooke
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 21 November 2019
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The Routledge International Handbook of New Digital Practices in Galleries, Libraries, Archives, Museums and Heritage Sites presents a fascinating picture of the ways in which today's cultural institutions are undergoing a transformation through innovative applications of digital technology. With a strong focus on digital design practice, the volume captures the vital discourse between curators, exhibition designers, historians, heritage practitioners, technologists and interaction designers from around the world. Contributors interrogate how their projects are extending the traditional reach and engagement of

Preservation Management for Libraries, Archives and Museums

Preservation Management for Libraries, Archives and Museums
  • Author : G. E. Gorman,Sydney J. Shep
  • Publisher : Facet Publishing
  • Release : 17 September 2021
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Memory institutions such as libraries, archives, galleries and museums all share pressing concerns about preserving heritage, whether in the form of material and documentary cultural artefacts in collections, or in the form of new digitally born material. Recent incidents of natural disaster and cultural genocide, together with the global turn to digitization, have forced librarians, archivists and curators to rethink and restructure their primary modes of operation. Preservation management now sits at the top of the agenda for heritage institutions