Collection Studies Session

Collection Studies: New research in collections and collecting

Chair: Conal McCarthy, Victoria University

Rowan Carroll - Director, North Otago Museum

'The Partington Collection and Whanganui Māori: Valuing relationships in collection management policy and practice'

Karina Lamb - PhD student, Australian National University, Canberra

'Objects can speak: Indigenous languages and museum collections in Australia and New Zealand'

Lynette Townsend - Curator History, Te Papa

'Seen but not heard? Collecting the material culture of childhood in New Zealand museums'

Emily Murray - Masters student, Victoria University

'Protecting your assets: Emergency planning for museum collections'.