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Museum Studies

This guide highlights print and online sources useful for research in museum studies.

Search terms for books

To locate books, use the library catalog and do an Advanced Search using the terms museums, museum studies, or museology. Add other search terms in the additional search boxes that relate to your topic. You may also want to try keyword searching the some of the following phrases:

museums administration
museums and schools
museums data processing
museums directories
museums educational aspects
museums law and legislation
museums management
museums philosophy
museums planning
museums security measures
museums social aspects
museum techniques
historical museums
science museums
museum exhibits
museum conservation methods

Call Numbers

AM 1-960: Museum Studies

Books can be found under this range on the 4th floor of Gelman Library.

GW Libraries • 2130 H Street NW • Washington DC 20052202.994.6558AskUs@gwu.edu