The staff here at BNHV is constantly searching for ways to learn and keep up to date on the most recent policies and techniques in the museum field. This method of professional development helps staff work towards bettering themselves and the museum to better serve its visitors and the community in general. BNHV is looking for anyone willing to donate the books listed below or give a monetary donation towards the purchase of these books. If you are interesting in donating, please contact the museum!
Museum Exhibition Planning and Design by Elizabeth Bogle
Small Museum Toolkit (six book set) edited by Cinnamon Catlin-Legutko and Stacy Klingler
Fundraising for Small Museums: In Good Times and Bad by Salvatore G. Cilella Jr.
Manual of Museum Planning: Sustainable Space, Facilities, and Operations (Third Edition) edited by Barry Lord, Gail Dexter Lord, and Lindsay Martin
Telling History: A Manual for Performers and Presenters of First-Person Narratives by Joyce M. Thierer
Nearby History: Exploring the Past Around You (Third Edition) by David E. Kyvig and Myron A. Marty
Easy-to-Make Old-Fashioned Toys by Eugene F. Provenzo Jr. and Asterie Baker Provenzo