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UMAC Webinars

  Since late March, universities across the world have closed, lectures were moved online and research – apart from COVID research – has suffered limitations due to safety reasons. As lockdown rules relax and museums worldwide gradually reopen, UMAC wants to have a global overview of the situation for university museums and collections. How did …

International Museum Day 2020 — Message from UMAC Chair

Dear friends and colleagues, When this year started I was far from imagining that IMD 2020 would be so ‘unusual’. We were planning to commemorate Equality, Diversity and Inclusion, the Museum Definition was everything everyone was talking about, by now we should be preparing our Annual Conference in Sydney. It seems all part of a …

UMACJ: Call for Papers

University Museums and Collections Journal The journal about museology and higher education ISSN 2071-7229 The University Museums and Collections Journal is a peer-reviewed, on-line journal published by the International Committee for University Museums and Collections (UMAC), a Committee of the International Council of Museums (ICOM). The journal publishes original research on aspects of museology and …