Preservation Links & Resources


Great Reference Sites

American Institute for Conservation (AIC) Resource Center

Book Arts Tutorials & Reference

Cornell Conservation Lab Repair Guides

Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts (CCAHA) Resources

Library of Congress Preservation

National Park Service - Museum Management Program: Conserve O Grams

Extensive compilation of handouts on museum and archival techniques and practices.

Northeast Document Conservation Center (NEDCC): Preservation Pamphlets

Smithsonian Museum Conservation Institute: Taking Care

Information on various types of artifact and collections care, including furniture, paintings, works on paper, textiles, and more...

Syracuse University Library Conservation Lab

 

Techniques & Treatments

Freezing & Drying Techniques (CCAHA)

Library of Congress Conservation Highlights

 

Conservation Portfolios

Beth Antoine

Amy Elizabeth Bake

Kristi Westberg's Conservation Portfolio

 

Conservation/Preservation Blogs

Beth Heller Conservation

Cornell University Library Conservation

Parks Library Preservation at Iowa State University

Jeff Peachey

Preservation Services at Dartmouth College

 

Book Arts Blogs

The Art of American Book Covers

Paper Ponderings - Fiona Dempster's calligraphic & book arts blog

Playing with Books - Rag & Bone Bindery blog

 

Suppliers for Archival Materials, etc.

Gaylord

Talas

University Products

 

Conservators

ACA Paper Restoration

11 E. Lancaster Ave

Devon, PA 19333

610.225.3006

Geographicus Fine Antique Maps

201 West 105th St., Ste. 42

New York, NY 10025

646.320.8650

Conservation Referral List from Syracue University

 

Last Updated: 2/25/14