Basics of Natural Science Collections

In March 2020, NatSCA hosted a one-day workshop: 'Natural Science Collections: The Basics', aimed at those new to working with Natural Science Collections. The resources and talks from this day are being made available below:

- Care and Use of Geological Collections, Dr Emma Nichols, Deputy Keeper of Natural History, Horniman Museum & Gardens

- Natural Science Collections and the Law, Clare Brown, Curator of Natural Science, Leeds Museums & Galleries

- Hazards in Natural Science Collections, Paolo Viscardi, Curator of Zoology, National Museum of Ireland - Natural History

- Zoological Taxonomy and Labelling, Amanda Callaghan, Professor of Invertebrate Zoology and Curator of the Cole Museum of Zoology, University of Reading

More resources will be added to this page soon.