Useful Links

See also: Useful Resources

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

ALA/ALCTS Preservation Week

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

CIN (Conservation Information Network) (In English and French)
www.canada.ca/fr/reseau-information-patrimoine.html

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

COOL (COnservation OnLine: Resources for Conservation Professionals)
cool.conservation-us.org

DLF (Digital Library Federation, U.S.)
http://www.diglib.org/

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

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)

IADA (International Association of Archival Material, Books and Graphic Art on Paper Conservators
www.iada-home.org/en.html

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

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.ifar.org/home.php/

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

IFLA Publications and Other Resources
www.ifla.org/ifla-publications

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

IPC (Institute of Paper Conservation, U.K.)
www.icon.org.uk/groups/book-paper

IPI (Image Permanence Institute, Rochester Institute for Technology)
https://www.imagepermanenceinstitute.org/index.php

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.clir.org/pubs/resources/preservation-tutorial/

NCPTT (National Center for Preservation Training and Technology) Preservation Internet Resources
http://ncptt.nps.gov/training-conferences-events/

PADI (Preserving Access to Digital Information)
www.pandora.nla.gov.au/tep/10691

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

RESTAURO (In German)
www.restauro.de

Sciences & Patrimoine Culturel - Portail de la conservation-restauration des biens culturels (In French)
www.culture.gouv.fr/Thematiques/Enseignement-superieur-et-Recherche/La-recherche/Archives/Programme-de-recherche-sur-les-materiaux-du-patrimoine-2003-2013

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/...

Disaster Management: Selected Links

Disaster Recovery Journal
www.drj.com

Emergency Preparedness Canada
www.canada.ca/en/conservationinstitute/services

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

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

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/en/about-the-centre/periodicals/

IFLA - International Committee of the Blue Shield
www.ifla.org/node/7609

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

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

National Library of Australia: Disaster Planning and Recovery
http://www.nla.gov.au/policy-and-planning/collection-disaster-plan

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

Western Association for Art Conservation Newsletter
cool.conservation-us.org/waac

National Libraries and Preservation: Selected Links

Biblothèque nationale de France, Conservation (In French, English and Spanish)
www.bnf.fr/fr/la_bnf/sites/a.sites_conservation.html

Koninklijke Bibliotheek (The Hague, Netherlands): Expert Centre, Preservation
(In Dutch and English)
https://www.kb.nl/en/organisation/research-expertise/conservation

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

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/aboutus/stratpolprog/collectioncare/index

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Last update: 3 January 2019