Citation Guidelines

Upon using materials of the Estonian Maritime Museum, you will have to cite the sources. Please use an applicable citation system for citing the museum’s publications.

For the Historical Objects Collection and Underwater Archaeology Collection, please use: museum reference (MM or Estonian Maritime Museum), accession number, collection reference (Aj e or Aa, respectively) and collection serial number, e.g.: MM 4/1 Aj e 466 or MM 2403/1 Aa 20.

The same system also applies to subcollections of the Historical Objects Collection:

The Textiles Collection (Aj t), e.g.: MM 675/2 Aj t 330

The Badges Collection (Aj mk), e.g.: MM 771/1 Aj mk 426/1

The Models Collection (Aj mu), e.g.: MM 54 Aj mu 4

The Ethnographic Collection (Aj ek), e.g.: MM 93 Aj ek 115

The Technical Equipment Collection (Aj mt), e.g.: MM 253 Aj mt 56

The Naval Weapons Collection (Aj mr), e.g.: MM 4864 Aj mr 20

The Watercraft Collection (Aj vs), e.g.: MM 13461 Aj vs 12

For citing the Documents Collection: name of the document and (between parentheses) museum reference (MM or Estonian Maritime Museum), accession number, collection reference (D) and serial number, e.g.: New York Estonian Workers’ Club membership card, issued to August Allemow (MM 439/1 D 3/1).

For citing the Photo Collection: museum reference (MM or Estonian Maritime Museum), collection reference (F), collection serial number and name of the photo, e.g.: MM F 11/1, ‘Taaliku sadam’.

For citing the Charts Collection: museum reference (MM or Estonian Maritime Museum), accession number, collection reference (Mk), collection serial number, name of the chart, and author or publisher of the chart, e.g.: MM 550/5 Mk 9/5, ‘Liivi laht’, published by Eesti Veeteede Amet.

For citing the Audiovisual Collection: museum reference (MM or Estonian Maritime Museum), accession number, collection reference (Av), the name of the archival, e.g.: MM 12339 Av, DVD ‘Tallinna Merepäevad 2009’.

For citing the Depot Library: author, title, place of publication, year of publication, page number, and (between parentheses) museum reference (MM or Estonian Maritime Museum), accession number, collection reference (Frk) and serial number, e.g.: O. Peterson, Merikaubandusõigus: õpperaamat merikoolidele (Tallinn, 1925), p. 20 (MM 576/8 Frk 1/8).

For citing the Art Collection: museum reference (MM or Estonian Maritime Museum), accession number, collection reference (K), collection serial number, author (use ‘Unknown author’ if the author is not known) and title, e.g.: MM 20 K 2, M. Mei, Aurulaev Storfürsten.

For citing the Printed Material Collection: museum reference (MM or Estonian Maritime Museum), accession number, collection reference (Tr), collection serial number, name of the printed material, e.g.: MM 852/1 Tr 5/7, a fish can label for ‘Tallinna kilud’.

For citing the Precious Metals Collection: museum reference (MM or Estonian Maritime Museum), accession number, collection reference (Aj v), collection serial number, e.g.: MM 1873 Aj v 1095.
For citing the Research Collection: the name of the object or archival, museum reference (MM or Estonian Maritime Museum), collection reference (TA), number, e.g.: correspondence (MM TA di 6).

News

The renovation project of Fat Margaret received support from Enterprise Estonia

Enterprise Estonia (EAS) announced supporting the application of the Estonian Maritime Museum for adding a family-centred attraction to the building complex of Fat Margaret.

11. May

Anniversary postmark of the research vessel Mare

The postmark commemorating 50 years since the construction of the research vessel Mare of the Estonian Maritime Museum will be issued on 5 April.

05. April

Exhibition on 100 ships of Estonia

The exhibition ‘100 years on water. The ships of Estonia 1918–2018’ was opened in the Seaplane Harbour. It introduces 100 ships that played an important role in the history of Estonia, including sailing ships, steamers, warships, passenger ships, and cargo ships.

20. March

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