NatSCA Conference & AGM 2018

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 09:00 to Friday, April 27, 2018 - 17:00
Leeds City Museum

Registration is now open for the NatSCA Conference & AGM 2018 at Leeds City Museum on the 26th and 27th of April.

This year's conference theme is "The museum ecosystem: exploring how different subject specialisms can work closer together". Register now to take advantage of our early bird registration rates which will be ending on Monday 12th March 2018.

Committee Nominations

Nominations are now open for election to the NatSCA committee

Nominations should be proposed and seconded by NatSCA members using the form below and should be sent to Roberto Portela Miguez, Secretary of NatSCA, at the address on the form at least 4 weeks before the AGM.

Nomination form (opens Word file).

Awards and Bursaries

NatSCA would like to offer a number of bursaries for members towards the cost of the AGM and conference. There is a limited amount of money and this year the Committee is offering two bursaries of up to £250 each. This sum may be set against your travel and accommodation costs. The bursary also allows a free place at conference.

Missed #BoneDay? Catch up on Storify!

Missed our recent bone workshop at the University Museum Of Zoology, Cambridge? You can catch up on some of the activities tweeted by participants through Storify.

For those who attended the workshop, please remember to complete a feedback form!


The Federation for Natural Sciences Collections Research (FENSCORE) online database of UK Natural History Collections has moved to a new home here at NatSCA. It can now be accessed at

Many thanks to everyone who has helped make this possible.