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Updated 27th Nov (updates posted approximately every 2 weeks)

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Post Doctoral Research Assistant Origin of Plants
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Earth Heritage 44 now available [summary]

FENSCORE Returns! [summary]

Writing effective grant proposals [summary]

Six questions for a Geological Curator [summary]

What value museums? [summary]

The financial value of museum objects [summary]

How to get funding funding for collections projects [summary]

Natural History Collections Toolkits [summary]

Geodiversity at the Houses of Parliament [summary]





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GCG's purpose is to improve the state and status of geological collections and curation. We do this through meetings, training, conferences, and publications.  GCG was founded in 1974, has an international membership and is affiliated to the Geological Society of London. See also: GCG committee and contacts and the GCG constitution


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