There are a number of organisations that can provide you with practical advice (all available online) on starting and running your museum. We have selected a few examples of resources that can assist you with your research or museum practice.
See our publications list or get in touch with us for more extensive reading relating to specific areas of work in the museum.
General information on Irish museums
Setting up a new museum
Infrastructure and Resources
Collections and Collection Care
Education and learning
Value and Impact
Measuring Socially Engaged Practice - a toolkit for museums (Museums Association UK, 2020)
Measurement of Museum Social Impact Project
Culture and Local Development: Maximising the Impact - Guide for Local Governments, Communities and Museums (ICOM/OECD, 2019)
Measuring Economic Impact (Museums Galleries Scotland)
How to quantify the public benefit of your Museum using Economic Value estimates A Resource for Understanding the Economic Value of Museums (Arts Council England, 2020)