2014 SWAT a Success

SWAT 2014 at the Upper Bay Museum ran from Jan. 20-23 and 27-30th. 13 students put in over 700 hours and catalogued, photographed and cleaned over 1,800 objects, did data entry for 500 and trained 6 museum volunteers in cataloging and data entry. Read more on UDaily

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MSST Lending Library

Need to know more about creating an exhibit? How about meta data, or cataloguing? The MSST Lending Library is located just outside the conference room at 77 E. Main. Stop by and browse our carefully curated collection. Loan period is two weeks. Or, browse our full catalog from the comfort of your computer using Library Thing

Meet Flat SPencer!

In the manner of Flat Stanley, the 1964 children’s book by Jeff Brown, we would like to introduce #UDFlat_SPencer!

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Underground Historic Sites: Protecting, Exploring, and Interpreting Your Archaeological Resources

Workshop at Stenton, April 14 and 28, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m This workshop will teach you about the legal and ethical requirements, methods, and costs of archaeology at your site. We’ll discuss the care and management of archaeological sites and collections and how to plan for an archaeological dig at your site.

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Sustaining Places

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