Museum and Gallery Associations

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Society for Preservation of Natural History Collections
A multidisciplinary organization of individuals interested in development and preservation of natural history collections.

Association for Living History, Farm and Agricultural Museums (ALHFAM)
A museum organization for those involved in living history programming, living historical farms, agricultural museums, and outdoor museums of history and folklife.

Art Dealers Association of America
Professional group promoting the interests of art dealers.

Canadian Museums Association
The national organization for the advancement of the Canadian museum community.

Association for Art History (AAH)
A professional organization dedicated to the study of the history of art.

American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works (AIC)
National membership organization of conservation professionals dedicated to preserving the art and historic artifacts of our cultural heritage for future generations.

Florida Association of Museums (FAM)
A non-profit corporation for museum professionals in Florida.

Museum Web Association (MUSWEB)
An informal international association of people involved in the provision of World Wide Web services at museums.

Oklahoma Museums Association
Trade association for staff and volunteers of Oklahoma's 300 museums, historic sites, tribal cultural centers, and historical societies.

American Association of Museums
The national organization representing the museum community

International Association of Libraries and Museums of the Performing Arts (SIBMAS)
Worldwide forum for colleagues promoting research, practical and theoretical, in the documentation of the performing arts.

Museum Computer Network
A nonprofit organization of professionals dedicated to the cultural aims of museums through the use of computer technologies.

Association of Science-Technology Centers (ASTC)
International trade association for science musuems.

Society of Archivists
The Society exists to promote the care and preservation of archives.

National Trust for Historic Preservation
Private, nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting historic buildings and the neighborhoods and landscapes they anchor.

National Endowment for the Arts (NEA)
Government division offering endowment news, cultural funding and Federal Opportunities, information on NEA partnerships, guidelines for applications and NEA publications available Online.

Consortium for the Computer Interchange of Museum Information (CIMI)
Group of institutions and organizations that encourages an open standards-based approach to the management and delivery of digital museum information.

Ontario Museum Association (OMA)
Trade association for museums in Ontario, Canada.

Art Museum Image Consortium (AMICO)
A trade association of institutions with art collections that enables educational use of the digital documentation of their collections.

Artists Rights Society
Appointed by the French copyright societies for visual artists to represent the intellectual property interests of their members within the United States.

British Columbia Museums Association (BCMA)
Trade association for the British Columbia cultural community.

Museum Store Association (MSA)
An international organization representing museum store professionals worldwide.

Western Association for Art Conservation (WAAC)
Nonprofit membership organization for professional conservators.

Organization of World Heritage Cities (OWHC)
Organization of cities that have sites included on the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Hawaii Museums Association
A non-profit corporation dedicated to communication and cooperation among the staffs and supporters of Hawaii's museums.

Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS)
Independent federal agency that supports all types of museums, libraries and archives.

Society of American Archivists (SAA)
Professional archival association in North America.

Association of Art Museum Directors (AAMD)
Trade association representing 170 directors of the major art museums in the United States, Canada, and Mexico.

Western States Arts Federation (WESTAF)
Non-profit arts service organization dedicated to the creative advancement and preservation of the arts.

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
Promotes collaboration among nations through education, science, culture and communication.

National Museum Services Board (NMSB)
Advisory board for the Institute of Museum and Library Services on general policy with regard to museum services.

International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property (ICCROM)
Provides for the protection and preservation of monuments and sites of historical, artistic and archaeological interest.

Pacific Islands Museums Association (PIMA)
Regional, multilingual, non-profit organization that assists Pacific museums, cultural centers and peoples in preserving Pacific Island heritage.

Supports the information management needs of museums, galleries and heritage organizations.

Museum Trustee Association
An organization dedicated to the special needs of museum trustees.

International Council of Museums (ICOM)
Devoted to the promotion and development of museums and the museum profession at an international level.

National Center for Nonprofit Boards (NCNB)
Dedicated to increasing the effectiveness of nonprofit organizations by strengthening their boards of directors.

Netherlands Museums Association (NMA)
An umbrella organization for museums in the Netherlands.

International Fine Print Dealers Association (IFPDA)
Professional group promoting the interests of fine print dealers.

Western Museums Association
Western Museums Association is the An association for museum professionals & volunteers in Arizona, Alaska, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, and Washington.

American Society of Appraisers (ASA)
Organization of appraisal professionals and others interested in the appraisal profession.

California Missions Studies Association (CMSA)
For the Study and Preservation of the California Missions, Presidios, Pueblos, and Ranchos.

Association of Systematics Collections (ASC)
Nonprofit association that supports natural history collections, their human resources, the institutions that house them and related research for the benefit of science and society.

New England Museum Association (NEMA)
Organization in New England serving museums and museum professionals.

Texas Association of Museums
Trade association for museums & museum employees in Texas.

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