Derby Museums Human-Centred Design and Co-production Handbook
Handbook produced by Derby Museums to support the use of a co-production approach and human-centred design in museum development.
Using museums to engage young people in art and design activities: toolkit for youth and community project workers from V & A Design for Life
This toolkit contains information, well-tested strategies and activities that you can use with young people in museums. The contents will help you arrange a visit to a museum or gallery and use it as a starting point for art and design activities. The ideas and strategies are derived from the experience of a three-year national project, Design for Life, led by the Victoria and Albert Museum.
Business Model Generation: Preview
'Business Model Generation' by Alexander Osterwalder and Yves Pigneur is a handbook for anyone striving to improve a business model — or craft a new one, co-authored by 470 practitioners from 45 countries. This useful online preview introduces key concepts in business model design and improvement including the 9 building blocks: Customer Segments; Value Propositions; Channels; Customer Relationships; Revenue Streams; Key Resources; Key Activities; Key Partnerships; Cost Structure.
Infographics Toolkit - Re:Fresh Project
This fantastic and easy to use toolkit will help you to produce high quality infographics. This is a simple way of getting your point across and persuading staff, volunteers and trustees of the benefits of improving your displays and visitor experience (and they're great for interpretation too!).
Arts Award & Museums - a Case Study
In 2013/14 a group of museums in Cornwall delivered a 12 month programme designed to increase museums’ understanding of and engagement with Arts Award (supported by Arts Council Strategic Support Funds). This paper provides an outline of what they did.
Materials from Museum2Museum: Why Work With Artists? Why Work With Museums? Handouts
Handouts and documents shared by Tunbridge Wells Museum & Art Gallery from the session held on Monday 17th February 2014.
Guidance on accesible toilets
Recommendations and links. Based on notes provided by Cassie Herschel-Shorland, Access and Museum Design Consultant.
Designing a Poster
As part of the World Stories project, Southampton Arts and Heritage developed various resources to support their Work Experience Programme. Degining a poster is not only a good activity for work experience students, but the tips it provides is useful for anyone embarking on poster design.
Materials from Hampshire Solent Peer Development Groups Launch 22 May and 27 June 2014
Materials from the launch of the Hampshire Solent Museum Development Programme's five Peer Development Groups: Audience development; Collections care; Display and interpretation; Emergency preparedness; Retail