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Collecting cultural material : principles for best practice : a resource for Australia's collecting institutions

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Collecting cultural material : principles for best practice : a resource for Australia's collecting institutions
Title
Collecting cultural material
Title remainder
principles for best practice : a resource for Australia's collecting institutions
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Principles of best practice are designed as guidelines for institutions acquiring cultural material and to assist cultural institutions to work within established legal and ethical frameworks; mentions consultation and collaboration with traditional owners in the case of Indigenous cultural material; Appendices set out practical guidelines to support the principles
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Australia
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  • Museums
  • Cultural property
  • Museums
Label
Collecting cultural material : principles for best practice : a resource for Australia's collecting institutions
Link
http://www.arts.gov.au/collections/hoci
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Statement of principles -- Legal and ethical framework : international agreements and Australia's responsibilities; Museum associations; Collecting institutions' policies -- Guidelines: applying best practice in considering the acquisition of an object: provenance and due diligence; next steps -- Applying best practice in relation to objects of uncertain provenance held by an institution -- Appendices: Glossary; HOCI member institutions as at July 2008; Resources; Applying best practice in considering the acquisition of an object; Purchasing or receiving gifts or bequests of objects of cultural material with confidence; Due diligence
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
41 p.
Label
Collecting cultural material : principles for best practice : a resource for Australia's collecting institutions
Link
http://www.arts.gov.au/collections/hoci
Publication
Contents
Statement of principles -- Legal and ethical framework : international agreements and Australia's responsibilities; Museum associations; Collecting institutions' policies -- Guidelines: applying best practice in considering the acquisition of an object: provenance and due diligence; next steps -- Applying best practice in relation to objects of uncertain provenance held by an institution -- Appendices: Glossary; HOCI member institutions as at July 2008; Resources; Applying best practice in considering the acquisition of an object; Purchasing or receiving gifts or bequests of objects of cultural material with confidence; Due diligence
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
41 p.

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