Thumb The definitive collections care resource for the entire National Park Service system, the Museum Handbook, Part II: Museum Records outlines procedures for museum record keeping, including accessioning, cataloging, loans deaccessioning, photography, and reporting annual collection management data.

Chapters in the Museum Handbook, Part II include:

Chapter 1: Documenting Museum Collections
Chapter 2a: Accessioning Chapter
2b:Additional Forms and Figures
Chapter 3: Cataloging
Chapter 4: Inventory and Other Special Instructions
Chapter 5: Outgoing Loans
Chapter 6: Deaccessioning