Wednesday, April 12 2017
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Introduction to Legal Issues in Collections Management (Connecting to Collections Care)
This Legal Issues Webinar Series is concerned with the legal and ethical aspects of managing collections. This, the first webinar of the series, will provide an introduction to the series and an overview of US and international laws and regulations that affect the acquisition, import\, export, ownership, possession, and exhibition of objects and specimens, including wildlife laws and regulations that may affect artifacts or art objects. The second webinar (April 19) in the series will be concerned with ethical issues in collections management. The third webinar (May 17) will address the disposal of deaccessioned objects.
For more information and to register, visit: https://www.connectingtocollections.org/calendar/