Useful Links

Caring for Family Heirlooms 


Collections Care

Conserv-o-grams – How-to leaflets for collections care, by the National Park Service.

CCI Notes -  Collections care leaflets  published by the Canadian Conservation Institute.

 NEDCC Preservation Leaflets - Mostly for library materials (books, audio, digital etc)

RIT Image Permanence Institute

The Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections SPNHC

Storage Techniques for Art, Science and History Collections STASHc


Environmental Guidelines for Storage and Display 


Disaster Preparedness and Response 


Pest Control


North American Conservation Organizations

      American Institute for Conservation  AIC    

Canadian Conservation Institute CCI