Sustainability


This is where we list resources on environmental sustainability including the Clever Custodians kit, the video and report on Sustainable lighting, plus material from Museums Association (UK). If you are looking for information on the economic sustainability of a museum, gallery or Aboriginal keeping place, take a look in Organisation management for standards and advocacy related information, or Grants and funding.

This is where we list resources on environmental sustainability including the Clever Custodians kit, the video and report on Sustainable lighting, plus material from Museums Association (UK). If you are looking for information on the economic sustainability of a museum, gallery or Aboriginal keeping place, take a look in Organisation management for standards and advocacy related information, or Grants and funding.

Sustainability and heritage
This resource has a conservation perspective on issues such as sustainability and the built environment and the impact of climate change on cultural heritage. By the Getty…

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Sustainability and Museums
The Museums Association has issued this discussion paper to encourage people to think about museums and sustainability.

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Museums Change Lives
This resource by Museums Association is their vision for the increased social impact of museums.

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Energy Efficiency and Historic Buildings
This free to download publications from Historic England includes a suite of technical advice and guidance on improving the energy efficiency of historic buildings.

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Reports
Sustainable climate control and lighting
Make informed decisions around economically and environmentally sustainable methods of exhibition practice and collections care.

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Reports
Clever Custodians
Quick tips and initiatives for improving the energy efficiency of small-to-medium museums and galleries.

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Sustainable lighting in museums and galleries explained
Interview with Julian Bickersteth of International Conservation Services about sustainable lighting solutions.

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