FULL-TIME STUDENT / INDIVIDUAL

Education:
· Professional development workshops and an Annual Conference offered each year to encourage the exchange of information, ideas, methods, and solutions to mutual problems
· Discounts at all workshops and conferences
· Access to the IAM Lending Library, resource files, and a reference service
· Access to annual Scholarship Program to be used to attend professional meetings, workshops, and seminars
· Access to job postings

Publications:
· IAM News, a news-filled, informational quarterly from the Illinois Association of Museums
· How to…, a quarterly series of technical bulletins to assist museum personnel inside the IAM News
· Directory of Illinois Museums including Historical, Cultural, and Scientific Agencies, a directory published biannually
· Journal of Illinois History, a scholarly quarterly of Illinois history published by the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency

IAM Website Access:
· Access to job postings page. Look for positions of interest to you!
· IAM List Serve keeping members up-to-date on issues of importance to the museum community

INSTITUTIONAL
All education benefits are available to all staff and volunteers of institutional members. One copy of all publications will be sent to each institution.

Awards:
· Participation in the Awards Program that includes recognition of exhibits, publications, special events and educational programs.

Publications:
· Listing in the Directory of Illinois Museums with logo and information in bold

Museum Grant Program:
· Access to Museum Grant Program for funding consultation services, technology, conservation, exhibits and educational programming, and professional training

 

Traveling Exhibition Services:
· Access to traveling exhibitions on such subjects as African American and Native American history in Illinois, women’s history, and Abraham Lincoln

IAM Website Access:
· Listed in the IAM website directory with a link to the member’s website if available
· Access to job postings page. List positions open at your museum free!
· Museum Clearinghouse, exchange, deaccession, or acquire objects

· IAM List Serve keeping members up-to-date on issues of importance to the museum community

Advocacy:
· A voice with the state and national governments
· Invitation to Annual Museum Day celebration in the State Capitol

Mailing Labels and Gaylord Co. Discount:
· One set of free mailing labels per year

· Discounts on purchases from Gaylord Brothers (click to learn the details and code number!)

CORPORATE
Subscription to all publications sent to individual and institutional members.

Publications:
· Listing in the Directory of Illinois Museums with logo and information in bold

IAM Website Access:
· Listed on the IAM website directory with a link to the member’s website and information on services
· Access to job postings page. List positions open at your organization free!

Mailing Labels and More:
· One set of free mailing labels per year
· Discounts on purchases from Gaylord Brothers (click to learn the details!)

Annual Conference:
· Discount on Vendor’s Booth at IAM’s Annual Conference

 

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Last Updated: 8/6/07