Many Saskatchewan museums have archaeological materials that have been donated from community members over the course of decades. Despite being common within collections what is less frequently known by institution staff and volunteers is essential information that surround these objects, including their proper identification, the organization of collections and site data, and provincial and federal legislation that govern their management. This two-day course, offered in partnership with the Saskatchewan Archaeological Society, will provide participants with the information and skills they need for the proper curation and management of archaeological materials in Saskatchewan museums. Topics discussed will include:
Participants will also have the opportunity to bring archaeological materials for identification and to address any specific concerns they have with regards to their collections on the second day of the course.
Instructor(s): Dr. Karin Steuber, Saskatchewan Archaeological Society (SAS); Dr. Tomasin Playford, Saskatchewan Archaeological Society (SAS); Gabriel Essaunce Lamarche
Rates: $150 members, $200 non-members, $125 students
Registration deadline: Friday November 24, 2023
Registration Opening Soon