SQL for TMS Training: Hands-on Skills to Enhance and Advance TMS Knowledge

Gallery Systems is gearing up for another round of training sessions that focus on the skills you need to build the best strategy for your collections care. In January, Gallery Systems will offer several hands-on TMS Training courses, including a one-day course to acquire proficiency in SQL, and master the basic functions to advance and enhance your work in TMS. [...]


Resources for Small Museums

Small museums and collections have the power to make huge impacts on their community, both inside and outside of the galleries. Museum collections, large and small, pack a powerful punch, while relying on a set of collections management standards to maintain collections objects and protecting works to share with a larger community. However, small museums face their own unique set [...]


When Digital Isn’t Just a Department

All museums have three tenets that bind them together: 1. Museums acquire and preserve objects ethically 2. Museums advance the knowledge of cultures through studying those objects 3. Museums share that knowledge and their objects with their public These three tenets bind the museum community at large, and can be found within the majority of collecting institutions that keep a [...]


Meet the Next Generation of Collections Management

Manage your collection online with the next generation of the world's leading collections management software, TMS. TMS Collections is the browser-based solution your team is looking for, that provides you with an easy and flexible way to manage your collection, from anywhere. Watch this video to learn more about TMS Collections. Video Transcript TMS Collections is a powerful system for museums [...]


The imai Foundation

Cataloguing Time Based Media The City of Düsseldorf established the inter media art institute (imai Foundation) in 2006 as an archive to care for an acquired video collection. The archive contains around 3,000 works of Time Based Media art, and provides context to the history of Time Based Media from the 1970s through today. As the collection expands to [...]

Implementing a Digital Strategy Integration with an Already Existing Strategy

Museums are embracing the digital age, and are developing digital strategy integrations to meet audience members where they already are. From Facebook, to online galleries, to Medium posts and everything in between, museums are putting their content online and in front of audiences so they can engage on a deeper level. As users are engaging with these digital spaces more often, it [...]