Planning Templates


Sample Documents from the American Association for Museums (AAM) the ghostwriter  
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Museums that are members of AAM have access to sample documents from museums of all sizes around the country. These samples include, but are not limited to Bylaws for museums, internal groups, and external organizations.

  • • Codes of Ethics

  • • Collections Plans

  • • Collections Management Policies

  • • Conservation Plans

  • • Copyright & Reproduction Policies

  • • Cyclical Maintenance/Housekeeping Procedures

  • • Delegation of Authority (documentation of authority & responsibility delegated by the governing authority to the museum director)

  • • Development Policies

  • • Disaster/Emergency Plans

  • • Endowment Policies

  • • Facility Use Agreements

  • • Institutional Plans

  • • Integrated Pest Management Policies

  • • Interpretive Plans

  • • Management Agreements (an agreement between 2 organizations detailing roles & responsibilities of each)

  • • Mission Statements

  • • Mothballing Historic Structures Materials

  • • Organization Charts

  • • Performance Appraisal Forms

  • • Personnel Policies

  • • Position Descriptions

  • • Record Retention Policies

  • • Statements of Support

 

Please note: the General Facility Report is not available as a sample document. It must be purchased through the AAM Bookstore

http://www.aam-us.org/museumresources/ic/sampdoc/index.cfm