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How museums can ethically invest their money

The top 45 museums in the US hold endowments of more than $40bn in aggregate. Unfortunately, [most] museums are invested in the very same types of companies—tobacco, weapons …

Not here to stay: what makes private museums suddenly close?

As Nazi objects and fakes enter collectors’ market, should museums show them?

When it comes to museum attendance, it’s more than just a numbers game

‘Art Rx’: museum tours linked to easing chronic pain

Museums too: what should institutions do when artists are accused of abuse?

Museums have a duty to be political

The mirage of riches in museums’ vaults

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Idaho state museum amplifying the voices of the hispanic and latino communities

Category: Diversity, Equity, Accessibility, and Inclusion

The Idaho State Museum is amplifying the voices of the Hispanic and Latino communities through a new exhibition, Nuestras …

Sign of the Times: Museums Become Vaccine Clinics

Category: COVID-19
After a year-plus of museums stepping far outside their comfort zones, becoming everything from food distributors to protest relief stations, the final frontier is upon us. Museums around …

Combatting Burnout in the Museum Sector

Category: Center for the Future Of Museums Blog
Last month the Alliance released the results of “Measuring the Impact of COVID-19 on People in the Museum Field.” Respondents (the majority of who identified themselves as full-time or …

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