Related Links & Online Resources
Government and Tourism:
Prince Edward Island Cultural Plan
The Canadian Heritage Information Network
The Government of Prince Edward Island
The Department of Education, Early Learning and Culture
Tourism Industry Association of Prince Edward Island
Prince Edward Island Museum and Heritage Foundation
Archives Council of Prince Edward Island
Canadian Conservation Institution
The Virtual Museum of Canada:
The Heritage Canadian Foundation
Nova Scotia Communities, Culture and Heritage
The Canadian Museum Association
Museums Association of Newfoundland & Labrador
Association of Nova Scotia Museums
The Association of Museums of New Brunswick
The Ontario Museum Association
The Association of Manitoba Museums
Museums Alberta Association
The British Columbia Museums Association
La Societe Des Musees Quebecois
Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre
Yukon Historical and Museum Association
American Museum Association
Museum Resource Links:
Artefacts Canada in an online national database of artefacts and archival materials from community, provincial and federal museums across the country.
Virtual Museum of Canada:
Explore Canada’s rich history and culture in the Virtual Museum of Canada (VMC). You will find virtual exhibits and interactive learning resources on numerous subjects, created by Canadian museums and galleries. You will also discover local history exhibits that capture exciting Canadian community memories, drawn from the collections of small museums and local memories and treasures.
Canadian Conservation Institution:
The Canadian Conservation Institute (CCI) is a Special Operating Agency within the Department of Canadian Heritage. The Institute was created in 1972 to promote the proper care and preservation of Canada's cultural heritage and to advance the practice, science, and technology of conservation. Through conservation science, treatment, and preventive conservation, the Canadian Conservation Institute supports the heritage community in preserving Canada's heritage collections so they can be accessed by current and future generations.
CCI Notes offer practical advice about issues and questions related to the care, handling, and storage of cultural objects. Many Notes are illustrated, and provide bibliographies as well as suggestions for contacting suppliers. Written by CCI staff, there are currently over 100 Notes in this ever-expanding series.
Cataloging Cultural Objects (CCO)
A guide to describing cultural works and their images for cataloging.
Ethic Guidelines: Canadian Museums Association
This website leads to a PDF document that outlines the Canadian Museums Association standards and ethics such as the role of museums within Canada, the public trust role of museums, museum governance, collection policies, acquisitions, loans, disposals, criteria for disposals, conservation and emergency planning, etc.
Ceramic Makers Marks Database
This website provides simple guide to the marks and dates found found on pottery.
Carr Mclean is a Canadian company that sells museum and archival supplies for handling, display, conservation, and storage.
Brodart is a Canadian company that Sells library supplies, library equipment, and library furniture worldwide.
Uline is a Canadian shipping and storage supply specialist that sell products worldwide.
Montel is a company that sells shelving, mobile shelving, shelving storage, high density storage units, mobile storage shelving, library shelving, powered mobile storage systems etc.
Gaylord sells products that protect and preserve your collection with their full line of archival storage and conservation supplies.
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