Nomenclature: Now Available Online!

By Heather Dunn, Canadian Heritage Information Network Nomenclature for Museum…


What do you call.../Commen s’appelle-t’il...?

The Nomenclature Task Force of the American Association for State and Local…


Nomenclature Conundrum: When is a Model Not Really a Model?

28 Within Nomenclature 4.0 there are a few variations on the term "Model,"…


Natural History Specimens and Nomenclature 4.0

When Nomenclature was first written it was designed to represent objects that…


Can I Call It A Coozy? Classifying the Iconic Beverage Holder in Collections

Shortly after Nomenclature 4.0 was released, a colleague of mine John Neill,…


Nomenclature Query: Classifying a "Permanent Machine"

We received a query from Diane Kester at the Wayne County Historical…


How to Choose an Object Name for Cataloging an Abstract of Title

Lynne Sylvester of the Winter Garden Heritage Foundation in Florida has posed…


So Many Terms in So Many Fields: Where to put your terms in PastPerfect 5

If you are using PastPerfect 5 to catalog your museum collections, you might be…


Bonus Feature for Nomenclature 4.0

For those of you who purchased Nomenclature 4.0 you'll be receiving a surprise…


Tagging YSL + Halston: What Museums Can Learn from Hashtags

In the spring of 2014, I responded to a call for book proposals for the AASLH…