Storage Guide to Archival Collections Source: Indiana Historical Society Conservation Department This storage guide to archival collections is provided for the collection staff of the Indiana Historical Society. Its purpose is to introduce staff to proper storage techniques thoughtfully employed during the processing phase. Storage procedures are outlined for the wide variety of mainly paper-based […]
Collection Materials Archives: Photographs
Process ID Chart: Photomechanical Prints Source: Gawain Weaver Art Conservation A chart of magnified photomechanical images to aid in process identification.
Photographic Process Identification Webinars Source: Image Permanence Institute (IPI) This webinar series, funded by The National Endowment for the Humanities, is free and open for all to attend. The first three webinars will discuss the various materials and technologies of photographic prints. The next two will teach a methodology and controlled vocabulary for process identification, […]
ALCTS Preservation The Big Picture Webinar Series Source: ALCTS, Association for Library Collections and Technical Services This is a series of 39 webinars on the care of library and archives materials including book repair, digital and audiovisual matters, scrapbooks, textiles, disaster planning and response, storage issues, environmental monitoring, and suppliers.
Preservation at Home Source: The National Film and Sound Archive of Australia How to care for your audio, film, video and photographs, and protect them from water and fire damage.
Collections Care Source: Library of Congress Resources related to caring for collections.
Winterthur Museum in-house training video series (2013) Winterthur Museum, Care in Handling General Session, Introduction Winterthur Museum, Care in Handling, Chapter 1, Objects Winterthur Museum, Care in Handling, Chapter 2, Textiles Winterthur Museum, Care in Handling, Chapter 3, Paper Winterthur Museum, Care in Handling, Chapter 4, Books Winterthur Museum, Care in Handling, Chapter 5, Paintings […]
Recorded: Friday, July 28, 2017
ISO Standards for Housing Photographs Source: Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts This discusses the two ISO standards that deal with storage of photographs and the criteria they offer for choosing materials for long-term storage of photographic collections.
The Care and Preservation of Photographic Prints Source: Henry Ford Museum