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Collections management & care

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Finding books & articles in collections management & care

Here are some of recommended subject headings to find books in the U of T Libraries catalogue. Do not include the hyphens in the subject headings in your search.

  • Museums -- Collection management
  • Museums -- Collection management -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
  • Museum registration methods
  • Museum techniques -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
  • Museums -- Conservation methods
  • Collectors and collecting
  • Museum conservation methods
  • Historic sites -- Conservation and restoration
  • Historic preservation
  • Antiques -- Conservation and restoration
  • Art objects -- Conservation and restoration
  • Cultural property --  Protection

​To find articles on this topic, use similar subject words in the recommended databases.