Wiltshire Heritage Museum. Image credit Willow
 
“Wiltshire Heritage Museum has been awarded £4,500 by the Association for Independent Museums Sustainability Fund. This welcome funding boost will enable the Museum to employ a part-time fundraiser to increase its income.”
 
Applications for the fundraiser post are now open. The Job Description and Application Pack and the Application Form are now available online from the Documents section of  the Wiltshire Heritage Museum website. Deadline for applications is 9am on Friday, 9 October 2009. More here – http://www.wiltshireheritage.org.uk/news/?Action=8&id=84&home=1 
 
Wiltshire Heritage Museum has also started to catalogue and digitise all the books in its Library http://www.wiltshireheritage.org.uk/library/ onto the Google library – 5000 so far in five months. The fully digitised versions (Full view) are still few in number but there are also some Limited previews. Phil Harding’s YouTube has an enthusiastic introduction to the Library here – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7qqU8owM4BQ