Collection Management

Dinge des Wissens Ordnen

The Collection Management department supports, advises and coordinates the University of Göttingen's academic collections. It

  • is a contact point for questions relating to more than one collection, both within the university and for the public

  • conducts the situation surveys in the collections

  • supports the collections in introducing and making use of the Göttingen Collections Database and represents their interests in the ongoing software development

  • supports the collections in making applications within the context of the funding allocation made by the Centre for Collection Development

  • coordinates joint activities for the collections: exhibitions, guided tours, events such as the "Collections Open Day"

  • organises networking between the individual collections at the regular collections forum, as well as at informal get-togethers and individual consultations

  • is a contact point for objects and collections that are without a home