Skills & Confidence
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These advice guides describe how to acquire, store, care for, display, and dispose of collections.
Glossary And Sector Terms For Anti-Racism and Inclusion
This page contains resources that look at language as part of an anti-racist and inclusive practice
Collections Research: Empire, Slavery & Scotland's Museums
These resources have been compiled to support research on the connections in museum collections to chattel slavery, empire, and colonialism.
Welcoming external researchers
Researchers may include school children undertaking a project, a scholar writing a monograph, or researchers specifically contracted by your museum.
Government Indemnity Scheme
Government Indemnity scheme is an alternative to commercial insurance which provides government-backed cover against loss or damage to art or cultural objects borrowed by UK museums from private lenders or from non-national museums and galleries in the UK or abroad.
Restitution And Repatriation
The following resources examine restitution and repatriation in practice.
Immunity from Seizure
Acquiring Immunity from Seizure status helps protect objects on loan from abroad which are held in temporary public exhibitions in UK museums and galleries. Find out how your museum can apply.