Archive of Historic England Research Publications
Historic England's Research Report series includes research carried out by Historic England (formerly English Heritage), as well as work we have funded other organisations to carry out on our behalf.
First hand account of Accreditation Assessment
Accreditation Verification Visits – a two part article about what to expect (first published by Emuse London, 2013)
Top Tips for Reviewing Security - Alf Longhust, 2015
A museum seeking Arts Council England Accreditation must obtain security advice for stored and exhibited collections at least every five years, and earlier, if needed. It must plan to act on the advice given. The following guidance is given to assist museums with the process.
MLA guidance: Insurance for Museums
Guidance covering the insurance market, brokers, loss adjusters, risk management, different ways of insuring, understanding the cover etc.
Data Protection Advice and Guidance for Charities from Information Commissioner’s Office
Are you collecting personal data for marketing, research or fundraising purposes? The ICO website has loads of advice and resources to help you ensure that your museum meets its responsibilities to look after the information you hold properly.