This page provides a guide to a roster of online directories, lists, guides to museums and the museum field.
Museumspot.A portal site with many lists of museums by types, and other materials.
Officiel des arts: Guide de l'art en ligne
Preserve/Net, employment, training, conferences + links
Research Libraries GroupSite with example of collections in member organisations
Sources of Information: Museums and the Internet
Search Service created two lists. For History and Science
and for art http://www.yahoo.com/art/
Web Site of Museum Training Courses and Centres and Useful Resources in Museum Studies
Wide Arts Resources: museums
Compiled by Ohio State University.
links to jobs and other important 'stuff'
Museum community portal including a database of over 33,000 museums
links to non-profit marketing websites which deal with fundraising, trends, grantswriting, etc.
The Museums in Romania
The Swedish Museum of Natural History provides access to information about Swedish museums
The Database for Swiss Cultural Heritage (DSCH) is developing information about Swiss museums, including a Guide to Museums on the Internet . In addition to Swiss details, this includes extensive links to other European countries.
The Museums Association site has details of its services and information about UK museums.
MuseumNet : UK museum directory.
Art Guide , the Internet guide to art collections in Britain and Ireland, is now open. Art Guide contains details of all the art collections we have been able to track down - more than 650 institutions - plus 1,900 artists and their works on display, and hundreds of exhibitions. Art Guide is produced by Cognitive Applications Limited .
Cornucopia. Guide to Collections in the UK
Observatoire de la Société des musées québécois. andRépertoire des institutions muséales du Québec. SMQ.
Ministry of Culture, Quebec
Ontario Museum Association
Alberta Museums and Historic Sites
British Columbia Museums Association directory
of Canadian Collections
AMN. The Association of Art Museum Directors has set up the The Art Museum Network as a guide to their member museums.
AMICO. Art Museum Consortium. Group of 30 North American (plus European) museums that have licensed their digitised collections images to educational organizations.
The Museum Computer Network (MCN) is developing a directory of museums.
The American Association of Museums
ASTC Membership. Associationof Science and Technology Centres Membership
List of Youth Museums provided by San Diego Children's Museum.
Information on the National Parks Service
To discuss or contribute go to Museology Forum
Copyright 2001. Last updated June 2001
Questions, comments or suggestions? Please contact Lynne Teather, Museum Studies Program, University of Toronto