Previous Training Webinars

Missed out on of Museum Services' previous training webinars? Select the previous training webinar below to view the entire presentation. To participate in future webinars as they happen, see the training webinar schedule.

Previous Training Webinars

Webinar: Collections Protection
February 23, 2017
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A good offense is the best defense! The Texas Historical Commission’s own Chief Curator Laura DeNormandie will virtually walk you through basic preventative measures you can use to safeguard your artifacts.


Webinar: Controlling The Preservation Environment: The Most Important Thing You Can Do For Your Collection
March 8, 2017
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The environment affects every single object in your collections. This webinar will examine the effects of temperature, relative humidity and light on collections, investigate ways to monitor the environment, and provide quick, low-cost tips on reducing environmental damage.


Webinar: Hurricanes, Tornadoes and Earthquakes, Oh My: Creating Your Emergency Plan
April 19, 2017
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Disaster plan templete

One of the most basic steps for protecting your collection is creating an emergency plan. This webinar will start by assessing threats to your collection, and then introduce a simple, free tool for creating an emergency plan that will leave you ready when the worst happens.