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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 123 Bruce, A.J. 2002. A re-description of Periclimenaeus tridentatus (Miers, 1884), based on specimens from Port Essington, Northern Territory, and a note on P. hecate (Nobili, 1904) (Crustacea: Decapoda: Pontoniinae), with a key for the preliminary identification of the tunicate-associated species of Periclimenaeus Borradaile. Journal of Natural History 35: 565-584. Bruce, A.J. 2002. A new species of Palaemonella (Crustacea: Decapoda: Pontoniinae) from East Africa. The Beagle, Records of the Museums and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory, 18: 15-18. Carrette, T., Alderslade P., and Seymour, J. 2002. Nematocyst ratio and prey in two Australian cubomedusans, Chironex fleckeri and Chiropsalmus sp. Toxicon 40: 1547-1551. Corbett, L., Batterham, R., Sewell, S., Welch, M, Richards, G. and Larson, H. 2002. The Angalarri grunter, Scortum neili Allen, Larson and Midgley (Teleostei: Terapontidae): description of adults and their habitat. The Beagle, Records of the Museums and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory 18: 57-62. Woinarski J.C.Z., Andersen, A.N., Churchill T.B. and Ash A. 2002. Response of ant and terrestrial spider assemblages to pastoral and military land use, and to landscape position, in a tropical savanna woodland in northern Australia. Austral ecology 27: 324-333. Dewar, M. and Fredericksen, C. 2003. Prison heritage, public history and archaeology at Fannie Bay Gaol, northern Australia. International Journal of Heritage Studies 9(1): 45-63 Glasby, C.J. 2003. A new species of Synelmis (Polychaeta: Pilargidae) from New Zealand and designation of a neotype for S. albini from the Canary Islands. Zoosystema 25(1): 7-15. Harlow, S. 2002. Zimin, Innokentity Temofeevech. In Ritchie, J. and Langmore, D (eds), Australian Dictionary of Biography, Vol 16, 1940-1980, Pik-Z. Pp 609610. Melbourne University Press, Victoria. Munday, P.L., Pierce, S.J., Jones, G.P. and Larson, H.K. 2002. Habitat use, social organization and reproductive biology of the seawhip goby, Bryaninops yongei. Marine and Freshwater Research 53: 769-775. Larson, H.K. 2002. A new genus of minute coral-reef goby (Teleostei: Gobiidae) from the Indo-west Pacific, with discussion of its relationships. The Beagle, Records of the Museums and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory 18: 63-71. Fukuda, H. and Willan, R.C. 2002. Soletellina (Soletellina) petalina (Bivalvia: Psammobiidae) from the Japan Sea coast of Kysh, Japan. The Yuriyagai (Journal of the Malacozoological Association of Yamaguchi) 8(2): 57-61. Naik, S.K., Uikey, D.E., Russell B.C. and Shanbhag, A.B. 2002. Two new records of Parascolopsis (Pisces: Nemipteridae) from the west coast of India, with a redescription of Parascolopsis boesemani (Rao and Rao). The Beagle, Records of the Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory 18: 73-76. Megirian, D., Murray, P., Latz, P. and Johnson, K. 2002. The Mygoora Lake Local Fauna: a late Quaternary vertebrate assemblage from central Australia. The Beagle. Records of the Museums and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory 18: 77-93.