Written by Jan Freedman, NatSCA Committee Member and Curator of Natural History at Plymouth Museums Galleries Archives.
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Festive celebrations are beginning, and this monthly digest is a bonanza of great things!
What Should I Do?
Big Natural Science conferences: Dates for your diaries!
Dead Interesting: Secrets of Collections Success: The NatSCA 2019 conference and AGM will be held at the National Museum of Ireland, Dublin between 1st and 3rd May 2019. The conference aims to unlock the secrets of collections success by sharing how we have used collections to benefit their organisations, communities and the wider world. The conference will focus on three themes:
- Collections: Reveal your collections care, research and access secrets.
- Engagement: What are your engagement success stories and how did you make them happen?
- Museums and Tech: How has technology helped you unlock, understand and unleash your collections?
The call for abstracts is open, so have a look and present some of your amazing work to colleagues! All the information is here.