Useful Links

See also: Useful Resources

AATA Online: Abstracts of International Conservation Literature
aata.getty.edu/NPS/

ALA/ALCTS Preservation Week

http://www.ala.org/alcts/confevents/preswk

CIN (Conservation Information Network) (In English and French)
www.chin.gc.ca/English/Conservation/index.html

CLIR (Council on Library and Information Resources)
www.clir.org/

COOL (COnservation OnLine: Resources for Conservation Professionals)
palimpsest.stanford.edu

The Conservation Link
www.museion.net/kl1/kons/cl.htm

DLF (Digital Library Federation, U.S.)
www.diglib.org/dlfhomepage.htm

ECPA (European Commission on Preservation and Access)
www.knaw.nl/ecpa/

ERPANET (Electronic Resource Preservation and Access Network)
(Available in English, French, Dutch, Italian and Spanish)
www.erpanet.org

GRIP (Gateway for Resources and Information on Preservation)
www.knaw.nl/ecpa/grip/

GRIP-hosted publications
www.knaw.nl/ecpa/grip/publications.html

  • ECPA Report: Preservation Science Survey: An Overview of Recent Developments in Research on the Conservation of Selected Analog Library and Archival Materials (Porck and Teygeler, 2001)
  • ICA Publication: Preservation of Archives in Tropical Climates: An Annotated Bibliography (Teygeler with de Bruin, Wassinak and van Zanen, 2001)

Heritage Preservation (USA)
www.heritagepreservation.org/

IADA (International Association of Archival Material, Books and Graphic Art on Paper Conservators
palimpsest.stanford.edu/iada/

ICA (International Council on Archives)
www.ica.org

  • See Committee on Preservation in Temperate Climates and Committee on Preservation in tropical Climates
  • ICA Electronic Publications on Archives Storage

http://www.wien2004.ica.org/en/node/602

ICOM (International Council of Museums)
icom.museum

ICCROM (International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property)
www.iccrom.org

IFAR (International Foundation for Art Research)
www.museum-security.org/indexdefinitief.html

IFLA Core Programme for Preservation and Conservation (PAC)
www.ifla.org/VI/4/pac.htm

IFLA Electronic Collections
www.ifla.org/II/index.htm

IFLA PAC/UAP Directory of Digitized Collections Worldwide
www.ifla.org/VI/2/p1/miscel.htm

IFLA Publications and Other Resources
www.ifla.org/ipubs.htm

IFLA Round Table on Newspapers: Medium Term Programme, 2001-2003
www.ifla.org/VII/s39/annual/ar2001.htm

IIC (International Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works)
www.iiconservation.org

IPC (Institute of Paper Conservation, U.K.)
palimpsest.stanford.edu/ipc/

IPI (Image Permanence Institute, Rochester Institute for Technology)
www.imagepermanenceinstitute.org/shtml_sub/aboutipi_background.asp

Joint Information Systems Committee (U.K.)
www.jisc.ac.uk/

LAC (Library and Archives Canada) Bibliography of Standards and Selected References
www.collectionscanada.ca/8/14/index-e.html

Library Preservation and Conservation Tutorial - Southeast Asia
www.library.cornell.edu/preservation/librarypreservation/meolda/

NCPTT (National Center for Preservation Training and Technology) Preservation Internet Resources
www.ncptt.nps.gov/ncptt2/clear_internet_resources.stm

PADI (Preserving Access to Digital Information)
www.nla.gov.au/padi/

Preserve/Net Links
www.preservenet.cornell.edu/

RESTAURO (In German)
www.restauro.de

Preservation Education and Awareness for Library Users
gort.ucsd.edu/preseduc/

Sciences & Patrimoine Culturel - Portail de la conservation-restauration des biens culturels (In French)
www.culture.fr/culture/conservation/fr/index.htm

ScreenSound Australia
http://www.nfsa.gov.au/

SEPIA (Safeguarding European Photographic Images for Access)
www.knaw.nl/ecpa/sepia/

UNESCO Libraries Portal: Preservation and Access Initiatives
www.unesco.org/webworld/...

UNESCO Memory of the World Programme
www.unesco.org/webworld/en/mow

Disaster Management: Selected Links

Conservation Online: Disaster Preparedness and Response
palimpsest.stanford.edu/bytopic/disasters/

Disaster Recovery Journal
www.drj.com

Emergency Preparedness Canada
www.ocipep.gc.ca

Federal Emergency Management Agency (USA)
www.fema.gov/

Forum Bestandserhalyung: Notfall (Emergency)
www.forum-bestandserhaltung.de/ (In German)

Heritage Emergency Task Force (USA)
www.heritagepreservation.org/PROGRAMS/taskfer.htm

ICOM Museums Emergency Programme
www.international.icomos.org/risk/2001/icom2001.htm

ICOMOS (International Council on Monuments and Sites)
Blue Shield Preparedness and Emergency Response Program
www.icomos.org/blue_shield/

IFLA - International Committee of the Blue Shield
www.ifla.org/VI/4/admin/protect.htm

Library of Congress: Emergency Preparedness
www.loc.gov/preserv/emergprep/

M25Consortium of Higher Education Libraries: Disaster Control Planning Site
www.m25lib.ac.uk/m25dcp/

Museum Security Network
www.museum-security.org/indexdefinitief.html

National Library of Australia: Disaster Planning and Recovery
www.nla.gov.au/npo/pubs/disaster.html

ScreenSound Australia: Fire-Affected Video Tapes, Photographic Materials, Audio Materials
http://nfsa.gov.au/site_media/uploads/file/2010/11/02/FireAffected_Videotapes.pdf

UNESCO Emergency Programme - Protection of Vital Records in the Event of Armed Conflict
www.unesco.org/webworld/archives/sro_citra/

UNESCO: Floods in Europe: Damage to Libraries and Archives
portal.unesco.org/ci/ev.php?URL_ID=3603&URL_DO=DO_TOPIC&
    URL_SECTION=201&reload=1030026362

Western Association for Art Conservation Newsletter
palimpsest.stanford.edu/waac/

National Libraries and Preservation: Selected Links

Biblothèque nationale de France, Conservation (In French, English and Spanish)
www.bnf.fr/pages/zNavigat/frame/infopro.htm

Koninklijke Bibliotheek (The Hague, Netherlands): Expert Centre, Preservation
(In Dutch and English)
www.kb.nl/menu/conservering-en.html

Library of Congress Preservation Directorate
www.loc.gov/preserv/

National Library of Australia, Preservation Activities/Policy and Planning
https://www.nla.gov.au/corporate-documents/policy-and-planning

National Library of Sweden
www.kb.se/english/

Preservation Advisory Centre, British Library, U.K.
http://www.bl.uk/blpac/index.html

Preservation and Conservation

Last update: 11 April 2014