September 18, 2008—As part of the New Faculty Museum Orientation, Mead director Lizzie Barker discusses a selection of paintings in a museum storeroom. During the event, participants visited the museum's galleries, study room, and storage areas, learning about Amherst's 16,000-object art collection, and about the Mead's  services and facilities that support the use of the collection in teaching and research across the disciplines.