Temperature and humidity have a powerful impact on the condition of the collections in your care. Being aware of the environment in the areas that house your collections is essential to ensuring their long-term health. Dataloggers are battery powered devices equipped with sensors and a microprocessor to monitor and record data such as temperature, relative humidity, light, voltage, etc.
Recorded: Tuesday, March 6, 2012
Duration: Approximately 60 minutes
Guest Expert: Rachael Perkins Arenstein, A.M. Art Conservation
Host: Elsa Huxley, Director of Communications, Heritage Preservation
Resources Shared During Live Chat:
- Calibration using saturated salt solutions
- Rachael Perkins Arenstein’s PowerPoint presentation (please note, this may not open if you are using the Chrome browser)
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