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Manual of museum planning : sustainable space, facilities, and operations / edited by Barry Lord, Gail Dexter Lord, and Lindsay Martin.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[Lanham, Md.: AltaMira Press, c 2012]
Εdition:
3rd ed.
Description:
xxix, 689 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Introduction -- Museum planning -- Museums as social institutions -- Planning the visitor experience -- Understanding collections -- Planning for display -- Planning for collections care -- Preventive conservation -- The museum in action -- Safety and security -- Services and support -- Planning for staff -- Attendance, operating revenue, and expense projections -- Essential planning documents -- Environmental sustainability -- Establishing a project budget and schedule -- Project management -- Site selection -- Design and construction -- Managing costs and cash flow -- Ramping up to opening day.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
Handbooks and manuals.
ISBN:
  • 9780759121454 (cloth ; alk. paper)
  • 0759121451 (cloth ; alk. paper)
  • 9780759121461 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
  • 075912146X (pbk. ; alk. paper)
  • 9780759121478 (electronic)
  • 0759121478 (electronic)
LCCN:
2011049828
OCLC:
768480323
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