American Institute for Conservation
Caring for your Treasures
General Conservation Topics

ASIS International; American Alliance of Museums
Suggested Practices for Museum Collections Space Security

Museum of Fine Arts Boston
Conservation and Art Material Encyclopedia Online

National Park Service
Museum Handbook, 1.4 "Museum Collections Environment"
Museum Handbook, 1.7 "Museum Collection Storage"

Smithsonian Institution Museum Conservation Institute
Taking Care

Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections
Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections Homepage
Guidelines for the Care of Natural History Collections

U.S. Department of the Interior
FAQ About Contaminated Museum Collections

Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History
Preventive Conservation


American Institute for Conservation
Conservation OnLine

Digital Preservation Education Guidelines and Best Practices

Library of Congress

National Archives and Records Administration
Guidelines for Digitizing Archival Materials
Storing and Handling Archival Materials

Northeast Document Conservation Center
Training on Preservation Basics for Paper and Media Collections
Needs Assessment Survey