The Resource Redisplaying Museum Collections : Contemporary Display and Interpretation in British Museums, Hannah Paddon

Redisplaying Museum Collections : Contemporary Display and Interpretation in British Museums, Hannah Paddon

Label
Redisplaying Museum Collections : Contemporary Display and Interpretation in British Museums
Title
Redisplaying Museum Collections
Title remainder
Contemporary Display and Interpretation in British Museums
Statement of responsibility
Hannah Paddon
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is the first book to examine, in depth, the multi-million pound redisplay and reinterpretation process in British museums in the early twenty-first century. Acknowledging the importance of the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) as project catalyst, Hannah Paddon explains and explores the complex process, from the initial stages of project conceptualisation to the final stages of museum re-opening and exhibition evaluation. She also provides an in-depth look, using three case study museums, at the factors which shape each museum redisplay project including topics such as museum architecture, gove
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
069/.50941
Index
index present
LC call number
AM151
LC item number
.P33 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Redisplaying Museum Collections : Contemporary Display and Interpretation in British Museums, Hannah Paddon
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Catalysing change : the Heritage Lottery Fund -- Re/displaying and re/interpreting collections : three British museums -- Decision-making, communication and teamwork : key elements in the process of collection redisplay -- Re/displaying and re/interpreting collections : the key factors -- The core exhibition team -- Agendas : museum-related initiatives and government policies -- Harmonising with architecture -- Shifting power : the audience in the museum -- Visitor-centred goals -- Playing it safe? -- Conflicting interests -- Offering different social and educational experiences -- Designing for flexibility -- Displaying biology in the twenty-first century museum -- Lessons learnt -- Final thoughts
Control code
ocn890981931
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (184 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781409447085
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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674651
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b3187499x
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)890981931
  • pebco1322433690

Library Locations

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