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A Dozen Books Every Museum Should Own
Codes of Ethics and Practice of Interest to MuseumsWashington, D.C. American Association of Museums, 2000.

Diamond, Judy. Practical Evaluation Guide:  Tools for Museums and Other Informal Educational Settings. Walnut Creek, Cal.: AltaMira Press, 1999.

Gardner, J.B., and E. Merritt.  The AAM Guide to Collections Planning.  Washington, D.C.: American Association of Museums, 2004.

Herman, Robert D., edThe Jossey-Bass Handbook of Nonprofit Leadership and Management. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 1994.

Kotler, Neil, and Philip Kotler. Museum Strategy and Marketing: Designing Missions, Building Audiences, Generating Revenue and ResourcesNew YorkJossey-Bass / John Wiley. Inc., 1998.

Leifer, Jacqueline Corey, and Michael B. Glomb. The Legal Obligations of Nonprofit Boards: A Guidebook for Board MembersWashington, D.C.: BoardSource, 1992.

Listen, David, ed. Museum Security and Protection: A Handbook for Cultural Heritage InstitutionsParis, London, and New York: International Council of Museums and Routledge, 1993.

Malaro, Marie.  A Legal Primer on Managing Museum Collections, 2nd ed. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Press, 1998.

National Task Force on Emergency Response. The Emergency Response and Salvage Wheel. Washington, D.C.: Heritage Preservation, 1997.

Phelan, Marilyn E. Museum Law. Evanston, Il.: Kalos Kapp Press, 2001.

Standard Facility Report, rev. 2nd edition. Washington, D.C.: Registrars Committee of the American Association of Museums, 1998.

Weil, Stephen E.  Making Museums Matter. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 2002.

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