modes collections management

Documenting collections since 1987

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Modes meets Led Zeppelin in Wiltshire9th November, 2023

We were intrigued by a story which appeared in the media yesterday, about a Victorian photograph which became famous in the 1971 due to its use on the cover of a Led Zeppelin album. The orginal photograph has just come to light in the collections of a Modes user, Wiltshire Museum in Devizes. Click here to read the full story.

What's your story?3rd May, 2023

We are looking for news items and stories to share on our website.

MUA is recruiting Directors8th March, 2022

These are exciting times for the Modes Users Association (MUA). As we think about the next generation of Modes products, we are looking for people to help us shape the strategic direction of the business over the next few years. If you are interested in joining us as a Non-Executive Director, please read on...

Upgrade now to Modes Complete version 1.54th January, 2021

Upgrade now to Modes Complete version 1.5

A NEW VERSION of Modes Complete is available now. We have been busy making improvements, fixing bugs and refining the program so that it’s more powerful and easier to use than ever before.

New online training opportunities24th April, 2020

Although we have always valued our face to face training sessions, this way of learning about Modes will not be possible for the time being. But we have been busy creating fresh ways to deliver Modes training online and help you to get more out of your Modes.

Checking your Modes Complete version number10th April, 2020

With the upgrade for Modes Complete 1.5 now available, how do you know which version of Modes you’re using?

Updating object locations29th May, 2019

Knowing where each and every item in your collection is at any given time is a fundamental collections management task.

Inventory recording28th February, 2019

Inventory recording

Modes gives support for recording museum objects at the Inventory level, which can readily be expanded to catalogue records.