StEPs to Deaccessioning Education

We’ve all been there…that moment when you find something truly strange hidden…


Selecting Sessions at the Annual Meeting

If you're an AASLH member, perhaps you've already received the preliminary…


Museums...Light Duty?

I work for a small museum owned by the city of Las Cruces, New Mexico, so when…


"... or a building full of old stuff" – Part III

Over time it became clear that we could use a little help. We’re in a town of…


How To Deliver Meaning on a Shoestring Budget

How can small museums develop high quality, low-cost exhibits? Curators at…


Where do I find...

As small museum professionals, we’re all used to wearing many hats. In fact,…


Does Flying by the Seat of Your Pants Really Work?

I've just joined the board of a small cultural organization that is, to put it…


Politicians Are People, Too!

Why don’t people give money or time to an organization? Research on…


Fighting Homophobia in Stealth Mode

The Morrison County Historical Society has been a member of AASLH and the…


“… Or a building full of old stuff” – Part II

By the way, we still have the “vintage” olive oil can, but it’s now in a back…