How do I? - videos

View short presentations by qualified presenters that demonstrate basic collection management and preventive conservation skills. Find further information in the help sheets on this website.

Vacuum cleaning

Get some tips about vacuum cleaning museum items.
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Packing a costume for storage

Packing a small textile item for storage.
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Labelling with varnish and ink

Find out how to apply accession numbers to museum objects using the varnish and ink method.
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Different labelling methods

An overview of labelling techniques appropriate for different types of museum objects.
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Labelling textiles with a sewn on tag

Find out how to apply an accession number to a textile using a sewn on tag.
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