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REPORTS AND POSITION PAPERS

  • Position Paper: What's Next? A Guide to Museum Transitions and Closures

    PUBLISHED MARCH 2021

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  • Position Paper: Valuing History Collections

    PUBLISHED MAY 2020

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  • Report: National Visitation Report Summary

    PUBLISHED NOVEMBER 2019

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  • AASLH Statement of Standards and Ethics

    REVISED 2018

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  • Position Paper: Repurposing a Historic House/Site

    PUBLISHED SPRING 2009

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Recorded Webinars

Recorded Webinar: How to Fund and Select Your Next CMS (Sponsored by Lucidea)
RECORDED ON SEP. 9, 2021 | 3 - 4 PM EST | In this webinar, museum expert and consultant Rachael Cristine Woody will offer strategies and solutions for common challenges, including how to identify your unique CMS needs, how to create CMS specifications that lead you to the right fit, and importantly, how to fund it.
Recorded Webinar: Making History at 250: The Field Guide for the Semiquincentennial
RECORDED ON JUL. 1, 2021 | Making History at 250: The Field Guide for the Semiquincentennial
Recorded Webinar: Cultivating the Employee Life Cycle (Sponsored by Kiwi Partners)
RECORDED ON JUN. 29, 2021 | Cultivating the Employee Life Cycle is an AASLH webinar sponsored by Kiwi Partners. Now is an opportune time for employers to take a critical look at their internal processes and reshape practices to empower their people and strengthen their culture. Join us for a webinar sponsored by corporate partner Kiwi Partners (www.kiwipartners.com) where we will review current HR practices that support your employees and discuss how small to big modifications can cultivate your organization's culture and employees.

Technical Leaflets

  • Technical Leaflet 286: Choosing a Collections Management System

    Choosing a Collections Management System is an AASLH Technical Leaflet. AASLH Technical Leaflets are brief, practical guides on how to do history. ​Technical Leaflet #286, developed by the AASLH Collections Management Systems Task Force, outlines best practices in selecting a collections management system for your institution.

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  • Multimedia Bundle: Emerging History Professionals and Academic Programs

    This multimedia bundle is a collection of AASLH Technical Leaflets and Recorded Webinars on topics of interest to students, academic programs, and emerging history professionals.

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  • Technical Leaflet 284: 101 Ideas for New Revenue at History Organizations

    101 Ideas for New Revenue at History Organizations is an AASLH Technical Leaflet. AASLH Technical Leaflets are brief, practical guides on how to do history. ​Technical Leaflet #284 offers a wide range of fundraising ideas for small and local history organizations.

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  • Technical Leaflet 275: Staying Connected: Developing/Maintaining Emergency Contact Lists

    Staying Connected: Developing/Maintaining Emergency Contact Lists is an AASLH Technical Leaflet. AASLH Technical Leaflets are brief, practical guides on how to do history. ​Technical Leaflet #275 by Jessica Unger tackles emergency planning and disaster preparedness with helpful checklists and prioritization tips.

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  • Technical Leaflet 283: Fundraising Basics for Local History Organizations

    Fundraising Basics for Local History Organizations is an AASLH Technical Leaflet. AASLH Technical Leaflets are brief, practical guides on how to do history. ​Technical Leaflet #283 by Jamie Simek tackles fundraising strategies for small and local history organizations.

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