Glasner, J. & Zenetou, A. (1996). Museums: A place to work. Planning museum careers. EE.UU., Routledge.



Foreword Paul N. Perrot
vii

Preface  
ix

Acknowledgments
xi

Part I. The museum world, its works and wonders


Prologue
3
1.
So you want to work in a museum. ... Why?
5
2.
Museums - yesterday and today
10

Part II. Principies and standards of museums


Prologue
33
3.
Museum ethics: the essence of professionalism
Robert Macdonald
35

Reprint of Code of Ethics for Museums (AAM)
41
4.
Governance
Marie C. Malaro
47
5.
Legal concerns
Marie C. Malaro
55

Part III. What museum workers do - theory and practice


Prologue
63
6.
Museum professional positions
65
A.
Introduction
65
B.
Positions: qualifications, duties and responsibilities
70
C.
Assistant and support positions
119
D.
Interviews with museum professionals
Artemis A. Zenetou
125
7.
Volunteer-staff relations
142

Part IV. Museum careers - where to start


Prologue
153
8.
Training and preparation
158
9.
Where the jobs are - or are not
178

Part V. Global perspectives


Prologue
205
10.
Museums around the world
Artemis A. Zenetou
206

Part VI. Views on the future in museums


Prologue
227
11.
Museums - today and tomorrow
231

Appendices
Marta Magdalena Mieri
257
A.
General bibliography, directories, list of bibliographies, museum-related journals, and salary and other surveys
259
B.
State, regional, national, and international professional museum-related organizations and their services
267
C.
Sources of funding for internships, fellowships, and research
283
D.
Mission statements and organizational charts (examples)
285

Index
296