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Review of the Museum and Art Gallery services : a report to the Department of Community Development, Sport & Cultural Affairs

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Title

Review of the Museum and Art Gallery services : a report to the Department of Community Development, Sport & Cultural Affairs

Other title

MAGNT Review December 2004 Morgan; Internal review of MAGNT. Final report March 2004

Creator

Morgan, Gary

Collection

E-Publications; E-Books; PublicationNT

Date

2004-12

Description

"This Review has looked at the Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory’s outputs relative to benchmark museum and art gallery activities and outputs around Australia and relative to international trends in museum practice. This Review has also considered possible service outcomes set against three funding scenarios." - Executive summary

Notes

This review was commissioned by Risk Management Services of the Department of the Chief Minister for the Northern Territory, on behalf of the Department of Community Development, Sport and Cultural Affairs. The review was put to Tender in October 2004, with the Tender awarded in November 2004. - Introduction; Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT).

Table of contents

Executive summary -- Part A: Introduction - Background -- Outputs of this review. Part B: Outputs of the Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory - A comparison of the MAGNT outputs in activities of collection development and management, public programs and research relative to those of other state museums and galleries - A discussion of the MAGNT outputs relative to national and international trends in museums and galleries - A consideration of the scientific focus of the MAGNT in terms of a) its management and outcomes relative to other museums and b) its contribution to Northern Territory economic activity and Government programs - A comparison of per square metre exhibition costs at the MAGNT relative to other institutions - A comparison of the acquisition budget of the MAGNT relative to other institutions. Part C: Possible budget scenarios - A discussion of three budget scenarios for the MAGNT with their consequent service outcomes. Part D: Summary of recommendations. Part E: Sources and acknowledgements. Part F: Appendices 1-8

Language

English

Subject

Museums -- Northern Territory -- Public opinion; Museums -- Evaluation; Public relations -- Museums -- Northern Territory

Publisher name

Northern Territory Government

Place of publication

Darwin

Format

xviii, 124 pages ; 30 cm.

File type

application/pdf

Use

Attribution International 4.0 (CC BY 4.0)

Copyright owner

Northern Territory Government

License

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/265558

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/457997

Related items

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/458000; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/457995

Page content

MAGNT Review December 2004 Morgan 122 Appendix 7. Publications of MAGNT staff 2002/03 Note: Staff and Associates names in bold RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS Alderslade, P. 2002. A new soft coral genus (Coelenterata: Octocorallia) from Palau. The Beagle, Records of the Museums and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory 18(1): 1-8. Alderslade, P. 2003. A new genus and new species of soft coral (Octocorallia: Alcyonacea: Alcyoniidae) from the south western region of Australia. Zootaxa 175: 1-10. Alvarez B., Bergquist P. R. and Battershill C. N. 2002. Taxonomic revision of the genus Latrunculia Du Bocage (Porifera: Demospongiae: Latrunculiidae) in New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 36: 151184. Alvarez, B. and Hooper, J. N. A. 2002. Family Axinellidae. Pp. 724-747. In: Hooper, J. N. A. and Van Soest, R. R. M. (eds). Systema Porifera. A Guide to the Suprasepecific Classification of the Phylum Porifera. Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, New York. Alvarez. B. and Van Soest, R. R. M. 2002. Family Bubaridae. Pp. 748-754. In: Hooper, J. N. A. and Van Soest, R. R. M. (eds). Systema Porifera. A Guide to the Suprasepecific Classification of the Phylum Porifera. Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, New York. Alvarez, B., Van Soest R. R. M. and Rutzler, K. 2002. Svenzea, a new genus of Dictyonellidae (Porifera: Demospongiae) from tropical reef environments, with description of two new species. Contributions to Zoology 71: 171-176. Alvarez, B. and Willan, R.C. 2003. Case 3216. Spongia ventilabra Linnaeus, 1767 (currently Phakellia ventilabra; Porifera): proposed conservation of the specific name with designation of a neotype. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 60(1): 16-19. Bennett, J. 2002. Tracking Cloth...Some threads of thought on Australia's cultural exchange with Indonesia. In: Tracking Cloth Exhibition Catalogue. Pp. 12-15. Wollongong City Gallery and University of Wollongong, Wollongong. Bennett, J. 2002. Lines and Dots Across the Timor Sea. In Crossing Boundaries: Bali A Window to Twentieth Century Indonesian Art Exhibition Catalogue. Pp 57-60. Melbourne: Asia Society AustralAsia Centre.. Berra, T.M. and Humphrey, J.D. 2002. Gross anatomy and histology of the hook and skin of forehead brooding male nurseryfish, Kurtus gulliveri, from northern Australia. Environmental Biology of Fishes 65: 263-270. Berra, T.M. and Neira, F.J. 2003. Early life history of the nurseryfish, Kurtus gulliveri (Perciformes: Kurtidae), from Northern Australia. Copeia 2003 (2): 384-390.