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Museum Studies: Getting Started

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Keywords for searching

The resources to the right will help you get started in researching.

Some keywords to use in searching are:

  • art museums
  • museum studies (also museology; museography)
  • museum collections management
  • museums -- educational aspects
  • museum exhibitions
  • museum management
  • museum visitors

More keywords for searching specific museum types:

  • community museums
  • contemporary art museums
  • decorative art museums
  • fine arts museums
  • historical museums
  • human history museums
  • interactive museums
  • marine museums
  • military museums
  • natural history museums
  • science and technology museums
  • traveling museum exhibits
  • war museums

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