Museums Journal

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Museums Journal
Categories Trade journal, museums
Publisher Museums Association
First issue 1901
ISSN 0027-416X

Museums Journal, published monthly by the Museums Association in London,[1] is a leading source of news and information for museums and galleries. It was first published in 1901.[1] E. Howarth was the first editor, and remained editor until 1909, when he resigned.[2]

Peter van Mensch described the publication as "the first national journal for the museum field as a whole".[3]


  1. ^ a b "The Museums journal". Catalogue. Wageningen UR Library. Retrieved 22 November 2008. 
  2. ^ "The Museums Association". Nature. Nature Publishing Group. 22 July 1909. doi:10.1038/081115a0. Retrieved 22 November 2008. 
  3. ^ van Mensch, Peter (1992). "Towards a methodology of museology". The museology discourse. Estonian Museum Association. Retrieved 22 November 2008. 

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