This acquisition policy from the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History is a useful example for museums revising or writing a new policy.

The policy outlines what objects can be accepted into the collection as well as what objects should be refused for acquisition.

The Shiloh Museum provides a thorough description of the acquisition process and roles of the Acquisition Committee and staff.

The policy includes what forms are necessary for the acquisition process and how the rights of property will be transferred to the museum.

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