Museums Association of the Caribbean


Caribbean Museums is an online journal featuring research papers presented at the Museums Association of the Caribbean (MAC) annual conferences. All paper publications are free to MAC members. Open access articles are available without membership and can be accessed on the publications site at any time. Hard copies (print-to-order)  of the combined publication can be puchased and mailed to you. Contact the MAC Secretariat for more details.

Caribbean Museums Volume 1 2016

Proceedings of Museums Association of the Caribbean Annual Conference. Held November 16-21 2014. Kingston Jamaica. "Innovation, Research & Education - the future of Caribbean museums". Edited by Sherene James-Williamson, PhD & Suzanne Francis-Brown PhD.


Sherilyne Jones. 2016. Opening address by the President of the Museums Association of the Caribbean. Caribbean Museums Volume 1, i. [PDF]

Ainsley Henriques. 2016. Keynote Address. Caribbean Museums Volume 1, ii-viii. [PDF]

Catherine Cole. 2016. Introduction. Caribbean Museums Volume 1, 1. [PDF]

Natalie Urquhart. 2016. Developing Cross Curricular Learning Opportunities at the National Gallery of the Cayman Islands. Caribbean Museums Volume 1, 3-11. [PDF]

Yvonne Tang & Lisa Wright. 2016. Encouraging and Planning for Visitor Participation in Museum Exhibitions. Caribbean Museums Volume 1, 12-16. [PDF]

Monique Barnett-Davidson & Dwayne Lyttle. 2016. Adapt or Perish: An Assessment of Emerging Museum Educational Strategies at the National Gallery of Jamaica. Caribbean Museums Volume 1, 17-26. [PDF]

Philip Rose & Dale Webber. 2016. The development and future of the Jamaican Virtual Herbarium. Caribbean Museums Volume 1, 27-34. [PDF]

Suzanne Francis-Brown. 2016. Initial Thoughts on Developing a Digital Museum of UWI & its Region. Caribbean Museums Volume 1, 35-41. [PDF not yet available]

Sherene A. James-Williamson & Andre Reid. 2016 Assessment and conservation of an outdoor exhibit in the tropics: the Geography-Geology Obelisk. Caribbean Museums Volume 1, 42-59. [PDF]