The Canadian Heritage Information Network (CHIN) Source: Department of Canadian Heritage The Canadian Heritage Information Network (CHIN), a Special Operating Agency within the Department of Canadian Heritage, offers valuable collections management resources to the Canadian museum community and online public access to millions of collections records. CHIN assists Canadian museums in documenting, managing, and sharing […]
Resource Types Archives: Organizations
ICOM – International Council on Museums The International Council of Museums is an international organisation of museums and museum professionals which is committed to the research, conservation, continuation and communication to society of the world’s natural and cultural heritage, present and future, tangible and intangible.
Heritage Emergency Programs Source: American Institute for Conservation (AIC) Collecting institutions have special considerations when it comes to dealing with emergencies and disasters. The impact of such a scenario has potential to severely damage and destroy unique items within a collection. Stewards of collections should learn how to effectively manage emergencies and disasters. Explore the […]
NFPF grants Source: National Film Preservation Foundation (NFPF) The National Film Preservation Foundation invites applications for the spring round of its Basic Preservation Grants. These grants are awarded to nonprofit and public institutions for laboratory work to preserve culturally and historically significant film materials.
The Association for Living History, Farm and Agricultural Museums (ALHFAM) Source: This organization serves those involved in living historical farms, agricultural museums and outdoor museums of history and folklife.
Collections Assessment for Preservation (CAP) Source: Collections Assessment for Preservation (CAP) Program description and information
Remarks by Allen Weinstein, Archivist of the United States June 27, 2007 Source: Remarks by the Archivist of the US at the 2007 National Conservation Summit regarding the nascent Connecting to Collections program.
Preserve America Summit Issue Areas Panel Report Source: Preserve America panel on “Coordinating the Stewardship and Use of Cultural Patrimony” brought together local, state and national professionals engaged in preserving and nurturing our nation’s cultural patrimony. (2006)
North Carolina Connecting to Collections Care Source: Description of North Carolina C2C Programs
A Summary of Tribal Art Law with ATADA Legislative Alerts. Antique Tribal Art Dealers Association, Inc. Source: Antique Tribal Art Dealers Association, Inc.