A Bibliography of Recent Literature on Art Museums

Recent Literature on Art Museums

A Bibliography of Recent Literature on Art Museums

A research bibliography compiled by Karl Emil Willers, Yale School of Management, Fall 1995.

Call numbers are included for Yale Libraries: A&A (Art and Architecture), BAC (British Art Center), CCL (Cross-Campus Library), KLINE (Kline Library), LAW (Law Library), MUDD (Mudd Library), SML (Sterling Memorial Library), SSL (Social Science Library).

Adams, G. Donald. Museum Public Relations (Nashville: American Association for State and Local History, 1983).

SML AM124 A33 1983 (LC)

Ambrose, Tim and Runyard, Sue. Forward Planning: A Handbook of Business, Corporate and Development Planning for Museums and Galleries (London and New York: Routledge, 1991).

A&A AM121 F67X 1991 (LC)

The American Museum Experience: In Search of Excellence (Edinburgh: Scottish Museums Council, H.M.S.O., 1986).

BAC AM121 A54 (LC)

Americas Museums: The Belmont Report: A Report to the Federal Council on the Arts and Humanities (Washington: American Association of Museums, 1968).

BAC AM11 A58 (LC)

Annual Report (Washington: Institute of Museum Services, 1991-93).

MUDD NF4.1 (microfilm)

Belcher, Michael. Exhibitions in Museums (Leicester and New York: Leicester University Press; Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1991).

BAC AM151 B45 1991 (LC)

Bolton, Richard (editor). Culture Wars: Documents from the Recent Controversies in the Arts (New York: New Press, 1992).

SML NX735 C88X 1992 (LC)

Boylan, Patrick J. (editor). Museums 2000: Politics, People, Professionals, and Profits (London and New York: Museums Association in conjunction with Routledge, 1992).

KLINE AM121 M89X 1992 (LC)

Canham, Michele. Museum Careers: A Variety of Vocations (Washington: American Association of Museums, Technical Information Service, 1987).

BAC HF5381 C35 1987 (LC)

Clifford, James. The Predicament of Culture: Twentieth-Century Ethnography, Literature, and Art (Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1988).

A&A GN308 C55 1988 (LC)

Dubin, Steven C. Arresting Images: Impolitic Art and Uncivil Actions (London and New York: Routledge, 1992).

SML NX735 D79X 1992 (LC)

Duncan, Carol. Civilizing Rituals: Inside Public Art Museums (London and New York: Routledge, 1995).

A&A N430 D84X 1995 (LC)

Feldstein, Martin (editor). The Economics of Art Museums (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1991).

A&A/BAC/SSL N510 E27X 1991 (LC)

Gubbels, Truus and van Hemel, Annemoon (editors). Art Museums and the Price of Success: An International Comparison: The United States, the United Kingdom and the Netherlands, With a Contribution Giving the German Perspective (Amsterdam: Boekman Foundation, 1993).

SML N470 A78 1993 (LC)

Glaser, Jane R. and Zenetou, Artemis A. (editors). Gender Perspectives: Essays on Women in Museums (Washington: Smithsonian University Press, 1994).

A&A AM11 G45X 1994 (LC)

General Operating Support Grant Application and Information (Washington: Institute of Museum Services, 1993-94).


Harris, Neil. Cultural Excursions: Marketing Appetites and Cultural Tastes in Modern America (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1990).

A&A NX180 S6 H325 1990 (LC)

Hooper-Greenhill, Eilean. Museum and Gallery Education (Leicester and New York: Leicester University Press, 1991).

BAC AM7 H65 1991

Hooper-Greenhill, Eilean. Museums and Their Visitors (London and New York: Routledge, 1994).

BAC AM7 H67 1994 (LC)

International Journal of Museum Management and Curatorship, continued by Museum Management and Curatorship (Guildford, England: Butterworth Scientific Ltd., 1982- 1989).

A&A AM121 I57 (LC)

Kaplan, Flora E.S. (editor). Museums and the Making of "Ourselves": The Role of Objects in National Identity (London and New York: Leicester University Press; distribution in New York and Canada by St. Martins Press, 1994).

SML AM7 M882X 1994 (LC)

Karp, Ivan; Kreamer, Christine Mullen; and Lavine, Steven D. (editors). Museum and Communities: The Politics of Public Culture (Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1992).

A&A AM5 M928X 1992 (LC)

Karp, Ivan and Lavine, Steven D. (editors). Exhibiting Cultures: The Poetics and Politics of Museum Display (Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1991).

A&A AM151 E94X 1991 (LC)

Kavanagh, Gaynor (editor). Museum Languages: Objects and Texts (Leicester and New York: Leicester University Press, 1991).

A&A/BAC AM7 M872X 1991 (LC)

Kavanagh, Gaynor (editor). The Museums Profession: Internal and External Relations (Leicester and New York: Leicester University Press, 1991).

BAC AM5 M934 1991 (LC)

Knell, Simon J. (editor). A Bibliography of Museum Studies (Aldershot, England: Scolar Press; Brookfield, Vermont: Ashgate Publishing Co., 1994).

BAC AM5 B52 1994 (LC)

Lee, Sherman E. (editor). On Understanding Art Museums (Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, 1975).

A&A/BAC/SSL N410 O58 (LC)

Lee, Sherman E. Past, Present, East and West (New York: G. Braziller, 1983).

A&A N410 L43 1983 (LC)

Loomis, Ross J. Museum Visitor Evaluation: New Tool for Management (Nashville: American Association for State and Local History, 1987).

SML AM11 L58X 1987 (LC)

Lord, Gail Dexter and Lord, Barry (editors). The Manual of Museum Planning (London: H.M.S.O., 1991).

BAC AM121 +M25 1991 (LC)

Lumley, Robert (editor). The Museum Time-Machine: Putting Cultures on Display (London and New York: Routledge, 1988).

CCL AM7 M875 1988 (LC)

Malaro, Marie C. A Legal Primer on Managing Museum Collections (Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1985).

BAC KF4305 M35 1985 (LC)

LAW T M2912 1985

McCaughey, Patrick. The Asset of the Public Culture: The Defense of the Art Museum to its Cultured Despisers (Boston: Boston University Press, 1992).

SML N430 M23 1992 (LC)

Museum Ethics (Washington: American Association of Museums, 1978).

A&A/BAC AM7 A56 (LC)

Museum Ethics: A Report (Washington: American Association of Museums, Committee on Ethics, 1978 and 1981).

BAC AM7 A56 (LC)

Museum Handbook (Washington: National Park Service, Department of the Interior, 1990).

BAC AM5 U57 1990 (LC)

Museum Management and Curatorship, preceded by International Journal of Museum Management and Curatorship (Guildford, England: Butterworth Scientific Ltd., 1990-).

A&A AM121 I57 (LC)

Museum Studies Journal (San Francisco: Center for Museum Studies, John F. Kennedy University, 1983-).

A&A AM1 +M673 (LC)

Museums Journal (London: Museums Association, 1901-).

SML A111 +16 and A111 16

Naumer, Helmuth J. Of Mutual Respect and Other Things: An Essay on Museum Trusteeship (Washington: American Association of Museums, 1977).

A&A AM121 N38 (LC)

Pearce, Susan M. Archaeological Curatorship (Leicester and New York: Leicester University Press, 1990).

SML AM7 P43 1990 (LC)

Pearce, Susan M. (editor). Art in Museums (London and Atlantic Highlands, New Jersey: Athlone Press, 1995).

A&A N420 A75X 1995 (LC)

Pearce, Susan M. Museums, Objects, and Collection: A Cultural Study (Leicester and New York: Leicester University Press, 1992).

SML AM231 P43X 1992 (LC)

Phelan, Marilyn E. Museums and the Law (Nashville: American Association of State and Local History, 1982).

SML/SSL KF4305 P5 1982 (LC)

LAW T P5104 1982

Professional Practices in Art Museums: Report of the Ethics and Standards Committee (New York: Association of Art Museum Directors, Ethics and Standards Committee, 1981).

A&A/BAC N420 A84 1981 (LC)

Schwalbe, Douglas and Baker-Carr, Janet (editors). Conflict in the Arts: The Relocation of Authority: The Museum (Cambridge, Massachusetts: Arts Administration Research Institute, 1976).

A&A/SSL N510 +C66 (LC)

Shapiro, Michael Steven with Kemp, Louis Ward (editors). The Museum: A Reference Guide (New York: Greenwood Press, 1990).

SML Z5052 M93 1990 (LC) non-circulating

Sherman, Daniel J. and Rogoff, Irit (editors). Museum Culture: Histories, Discourses, Spectacles (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1994).

A&A N430 M78X 1994 (LC)

Solinger, Janet W. (editor). Museums and Universities: New Paths for Continuing Education (New York: National University Continuing Education Association, American Council on Education, and Macmillan Publishing Co.; London: Collier Macmillan, 1990).

SML AM7 M883X 1990 (LC)

Stone, P.G. and Molyneaux, B.L. (editors). The Presented Past: Heritage, Museums, and Education (London and New York: Routledge, 1994).

KLINE AM7 P68X 1994 (LC)

Swinney, H.W. (editor). Professional Standards for Museum Accreditation: The Handbook of the Accreditation Program of the American Association of Museums (Washington: American Association of Museums, 1978).

A&A AM7 A55 1978 (LC)

Tepper, Leslie H. (editor). Toward the 21st Century: New Directions for Canadas National Museums (Hull, Quebec: Canadian Museum of Civilization, 1989).

KLINE AM21 A2 T69 1989 (LC)

Ullberg, Alan D. with Ullberg, Patricia. Museum Trusteeship (Washington: American Association of Museums, 1981).

A&A AM121 U44 (LC)

Vergo, Peter (editor). The New Museology (London: Reaktion Books, 1989).

A&A/BAC AM111 N49 1989 (LC)

Walsh, Kevin. The Representation of the Past: Museums and Heritage in the Postmodern World (London and New York: Routledge, 1992).

SML AM7 W35X 1992 (LC)

Weil, Stephen E. Beauty and the Beasts: On Museums, Art, the Law, and the Market (Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1983).

SSL KF4305 A75 W44 1983 (LC)

LAW T W4296 1983

Weil, Stephen E. A Cabinet of Curiosities: Inquiries into Museums and their Prospects (Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1995).

A&A AM7 W392X 1995 (LC)

Weil, Stephen E. Rethinking the Museum and Other Meditations (Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1990).

A&A/BAC AM7 W393X 1990 (LC)

Woodhead, Peter and Stansfield, Geoffrey. Keyguide to Information Sources in Museum Studies (London and New York: Mansell, 1989).

BAC AM7 W66 1989 (LC)