links we like

British Pathe

Science Museums of China

Smithsonian Collections Search Center

Johns Hopkin's MuseMediapedia - a wiki-based encyclopedia of museum media projects from around the world

Getty Publications Virtual Library

Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections

During a Disaster! SHER online Savannah Heritage Emergency Response

Google Art Project

The Compleat Leader - the Getty Leadership Institute's compendium of issues, articles and opinions of interest to the busy museum leader

New York State Archives' photostream

The Underwater Blogger

FBI's National Stolen Art File - free online tool allows anyone to quickly and easily search a database of thousands of stolen artworks

PERSPECTIVAS - The Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza's Magazine as downloadable pdfs

International Council of Museums - ICOM

Museum Planner - a blog dedicated to Board Members and stakeholders working in the field of science centers, children's museums and visitor centers

Christies Live

AFRICOM

Library of Congress Color Photographs

Arts and Letters Daily

Visitor Studies Association

e-conservation Magazine

Association of Fundraising Professionals

Red List Database - ICOM

WWW-Virtual Library Museen

University museums world wide

Museum Computer Network

Survey Tools & Library Sites

PhDs Education Index

MOUSEIA - A festival of The Muses

Archaeological Research Resources

MuseumStuff.com

The Virtual Museum of Canada

Irish Museum Links

Local History Online - for news, resources, information, courses and nearly 1,000 local history links

Discovering Literature: Romantics and Victorians - Explore the British Library's greatest literary treasures from the Romantic and Victorian periods

The Best In Heritage - conference site

The York System - An integrated zooarchaeological database for research and teaching

The Vasa Museum - The warship Vasa was lost on her first voyage in 1628

The Museum of Burnt Food - need we say more!

Des Griffin.com - Des Griffin's site with excellent sections related to leadership, management and governance

Egyptian Antiquities Information System

CyArk 3D Heritage Archive - dedicated to preserving World Heritage Sites through collecting, archiving and providing open access to data created by laser scanning, digital modeling, and other state-of-the-art technologies

Art Detective - Through Art Detective anyone with specialist knowledge can help public art collections across the United Kingdom

Museum of Underwater Archaeology

Worklab - the International Association of Workers Museums

The Aztecs - an educational website on Mexico and the Aztecs, aimed at teachers and students of all ages with a serious interest in the Aztecs

Frame - (French Regional and American Museum Exchange) , a consortium of 12 French and 12 American museums who collaborate on exhibitions, publications, and educational resources

Artefacts Canada - Explore or add to this database of over 3 million records and images from Canadian museums collections

Paleontology Portal - Collection Management advice and resources from the AMNH

Preservation Calculator - How good is your storage environment? How fast is your collection deteriorating? Will your current storage conditions encourage mold growth?

Life Historical Photos from Google

Medieval Animal Data-Network - Multidisciplinary research on medieval animals

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