Volunteers, interns and student workers are indispensable at local museums and archives in achieving their yearly goals. Teaching and managing the occasional quirks of this important group of people is as important as knowing how to sew a tag on an artifact. “Because I Said So” will provide ideas for how to work with volunteers of all ages doing collections management and archival tasks without tearing out your hair, or ruining any artifacts.
Because I Said So: Ten Tips for Finding Volunteers and Keeping Them HappyLibrary Services Faculty and Staff Publications
Document TypeConference Presentation
Creative Commons LicenseCreative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0
Citation InformationHoagland, H., Smith, A. (2019, April 25). Because I Said So: Ten Tips for Finding Volunteers and Keeping Them Happy. Presented at the 2019 MALHM Annual Meeting and Conference, Red Wing, MN.