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Subject: Database and software for conservation records

Database and software for conservation records

From: Jonathan Kemp <stutterer>
Date: Thursday, December 2, 2004
Karen Potje <kpotje [at] cca__qc__ca> writes

>... I'm trying to locate any institutional conservation departments
>that can give us information on how the Museum System fares as a
>tool for conservation documentation or can back us up as fellow
>Filemaker-Pro users.

This may be off-field but as free/libre open source software [FLOSS]
options become prevalent its worth noting that there are free
software databases available and adaptable for particular needs,
some with cross-platform support and cross-application integration,
eg. MYSQL database language with a frontend web-based GUI:


and here a discussion on  FLOSS versions of Filemaker


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Jonathan Kemp
Sculpture conservator

                  Conservation DistList Instance 18:27
                Distributed: Thursday, December 16, 2004
                       Message Id: cdl-18-27-009
Received on Thursday, 2 December, 2004

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