NatSCA's Upcoming Events and Workshops

  • Finding Funds for Fossils, Ferns and Flamingos: How to secure money for museum collections

    Wednesday, January 30, 2019 -
    09:30 to 16:30
    World Museum Liverpool

    Booking is now open for NatSCA’s “Finding Funds for Fossils, Ferns and Flamingos: how to secure money for museum collections” on 30th January 2019 at World Museum Liverpool.

  • Care and Conservation of Insect Collections

    Friday, March 22, 2019 -
    10:00 to 16:00
    Oxford University Museum of Natural History

    This one day course will cover all you need to know about looking after entomology collections, from modern collections management techniques and to practical remedial conservation skills. Starting with the basics, the morning session will focus on collections assessment and storage. The afternoon will involve participants in a hands-on practical session covering the various materials and methods used to conserve specimens. Further information from the day will be made available via an electronic resource pack.

  • NatSCA Conference & AGM 2019

    Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 14:00 to Friday, May 3, 2019 - 16:30
    National Museum of Ireland, Dublin – Collins Barracks site

    We are now calling for papers for the NatSCA Conference & AGM 2019 which will be held between the 1st and 3rd May 2019 at the National Museum of Ireland, Dublin. The theme of NatSCA 2019 is "Dead Interesting: Secrets of Collections Success" and we are now inviting submissions.