2014 Community Heritage Grants Preservation and Collection Management Training Workshop, 28-30 October 2014

*All presentation slides hosted on Slideshare.

Tuesday 28 October 2014 presentations

Introductory presentations

  • Tania Cleary (Tania Cleary Museum Services) Significance Assessment process
  • Tamara Lavrencic (Museums and Galleries NSW) Preservation Needs Assessment process
  • Linda Emery (Berrima District Historical & Family History) CHG recipient case study.

Preservation Basics Panel

  • Vicki Humphrey (National Museum of Australia) Causes of deterioration and risk assessment
  • Denyl Cloughley (National Library of Australia) Display and preservation
  • Ian Batterham (National Archives of Australia) Storage and handling 
  • Mick Newnham (National Film and Sound Archives) Obsolete audiovisual formats.

Other presentations

  • Veronica Bullock (Significance International) Assessing significance
  • Kim Morris (Director, Art and Archival Pty Ltd) Disaster preparedness
  • Catriona Bryce and Mark Raadgever (Trove Support Leaders, NLA) Trove: sharing your collections with Australia and the world.

Wednesday 29 October 2014 workshop sessions

National Archives of Australia

  • Peter Shaw (Review Manager, Collection Operations) Managing collections for small archives
  • Ian Batterham (Assistant Director, Preservation) Introduction to preservation at the NAA.

National Museum of Australia

  • Louise Palmer (Documentation Registrar, Registration) Introduction to good documentation practices.

 National Library of Australia

  • Daniel Wilksch (Coordinator Digital Projects, Public Record Office Victoria) Digitisation: Just Digitise It!

 Thursday 30 October 2014 presentations

  • Matthew Stuckings (Social Media, NLA) Publicity and media: basic media skills and social media for grant / project promotion
  • Mary-Louise Weight (CHG Coordinator, NLA) Completing your CHG project.