The members of PALOC are solicited in their field of competence, and in particular to support the safeguarding, conservation, and management of heritage.
They participate in different types of expertise:
- Archaeological Expertise (preventive archeology), in particular application of the International Convention for the Protection of Cultural and Natural Heritage.
- Qualification of heritages, mainly for the benefit of local populations, objects, sites and heritage resources.
- Museum expertise, consulting various museums.
- Various institutional expertise: objects, sites, local products ...
PALOC researchers are also members of several scientific committees and bodies of scientific expertise at international or national level.
The valorisation of certain research projects gives a visibility and a durability to the actions of the UMR on its grounds. It takes different forms, museums or not: various exhibitions of objects, texts and photos, houses of local products, museums or permanent exhibition rooms, films and various didactic productions.