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CALM activities at AAM in Houston

When: 
Sunday, May 22, 2011 - 2:45 am to Monday, May 23, 2011 - 6:30 pm, US/Central

From the Chalkboard to the Drawing Board: Museum Studies Students Practice Convergence

 

Sunday, May 22, 2:45 PM-4:00 PM

Convention center Room 351B

 

Chaired by:

Holly Witchey, Professor, Johns Hopkins University, Cleveland Heights, OH

 

Presenters:

Ryan Dodge, Library Technician, Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, ON

John French, Director, Visual Resources, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT

Trudie Grace, Putnam County Historical Society and Foundry School Museum, Cold Spring, NY

Michael Wallace, CDR

 

Description:

Learn about four museum studies graduate research projects that identified a shared challenge among museums, archives, and libraries and proposed solutions in areas to include orphan works in collections, technology and policy development, and new structures for collaboration.

 

CALM Business Meeting

 

Monday, May 23, 3:45 PM-5:30 PM

Hilton Americas, Room 329

 

Chaired by:

Nik Honeysett, Head of Administration, J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA

 

Description:

This is one of three committee meetings held each year in conjunction with major conferences of the American Library Association, Society of American Archivists and AAM. Open to all who want to explore the common ground shared by all three types of collecting institutions.