For information & access please contact Bury Archive Service: Tel: 0161-253-6782.
To search the Text Art Archive you can do so via Bury Archives online catalogue: firstname.lastname@example.org
Methods of Access
Visitors can access the collections in the following ways:
- In person.
- On-line access via Archive catalogue.
- Social media, (dedicated blog)
- Exhibitions and interpretation.
- Research services
- Artwork loans to other galleries
- Artist in residence schemes
- Project work – University partnerships
Accessing the Text Art Archive online
You can search the holdings of the archive on Bury Archives online database, if you wish to see the artworks in the collection type in the key word artwork similarly the the queer language art section type in queer etc.
The Text Art Archive Research Policy for remote enquiries
To see a PDF version of the Text Art Archive Research Policy please please email email@example.com
Identification required for access in person and booking arrangements
If you are an academic researcher you will be required to fill out a Research Proposal Form prior to your visit. Please contact Bury Art Museum on firstname.lastname@example.org and we will email you a copy.
Advance notice is required to view the artworks in the Text Art Archive. Access to the artworks is given by the curators of Bury Art Museum and so advance notice is needed. Please contact us 3 weeks prior to your visit on email@example.com
The archive element of the Text Art Archive is available to the public on the following days and times:
|Tuesday||10.00am – 5.00pmClosed between 1.00-2.00pm|
|Wednesday||10.00am – 5.00pmClosed between 1.00-2.00pm|
|Thursday||10.00am – 5.00pmClosed between 1.00-2.00pm|
|Friday||10.00am – 5.00pmClosed between 1.00-2.00pm|
|Saturday||10.00am – 4.30pmClosed between 1.00-2.00pm
N.B Archives restricted to 2nd Saturday of the month
If you need to discuss the holdings or your visit with the Archive Service please email them on firstname.lastname@example.org or phone them on 0161 253 6782/7047
The following fees and charges are applicable:
Charges are levied for the following services.
|Paper photocopies / printouts- monochrome||Per print A4Per print A3||
|Paper photocopies / printouts – colour||Per print A4Per print A3||
|Printout from database||Print out Per print A4||
|Enquiry research – We strive to answer all enquiries free of charge, however, if more than 2 hours of staff time is needed, a charge will be made.||
Rate per hour
Commercial rate per hour
Commercial rate – minimum charge
|Postage Charges||Cost on request|
7. Access Restrictions
Conservation and Handling
Information will be provided to customers on how to correctly handle archives and rare items. In most instance Bury Art Museum Curators will give access to the Art collection and Bury Archive service will give access to the archives support material.
Some collections may not be able to be viewed because they are too fragile or require conservation.