Robertson, Haileigh, Goggins, Sophie and Alberti, S J M M (2017) Collecting 21st-Century Science, Technology and Medicine in Scotland. In: Collecting 21st-Century Science, Technology and Medicine in Scotland, 6 June 2017, National Museum of Scotland. (Submitted)

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Abstract

On 6 June 2017 a group of museum professionals with shared interests in contemporary collecting science, technology and medicine assembled at the National Museum of Scotland to share best practice and lessons learned in this area. After presentations from some of those involved in Scottish collections, different perspectives were provided (UK-wide, from learning, and from another discipline).The workshop concluded with a roundtable discussion during which all participants reflect on the strengths and weaknesses of the sector. This report includes summaries and commentaries of the presentations and a round-up of the discussion.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Other)
Subjects: A General Works > AM Museums (General). Collectors and collecting (General)
D History General and Old World > DA Great Britain
L Education > LC Special aspects of education
Q Science > Q Science (General)
T Technology > T Technology (General)
Theme: Collections & collecting
Department: Science and Technology
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Depositing User: Ross Anderson
Date Deposited: 21 Nov 2017 11:43
Last Modified: 21 Nov 2017 11:43
URI: http://repository.nms.ac.uk/id/eprint/1937

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