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Object Marking

Labelling and Marking Museum Objects Booklet

Collections Trust

The United Kingdom’s Collections Trust shares its booklet on labeling and marking museum objects.

Museum Handbook Appendix J: Marking

National Park Service
The National Park Service shares a chapter from its Museum Handbook on marking museum objects.


The Paleontology Portal 

The Paleontology Portal of the American Museum of Natural History provides a useful resource on labeling paleontological materials in museum collections.

A Simple Guide to Labelling Museum Objects

The Powerhouse Museum
The Powerhouse Museum created an easy to use guide on labeling museum objects.

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