Guides & Fact Sheets

In response to the COVID-19 public health crisis, a growing number of organizations in the fields served by CCAHA have begun developing new programs and resources. CCAHA and our partners at DHPSNY have worked together to compile these COVID-19 resources in a single place for your reference at the link below.

View COVID-19 resources for cultural institutions.


All resources below are available as a download at the bottom of each page.

A glossary of common audiovisual preservation terminology.
A recorded webinar about collections care for objects.
A recorded webinar about collections care for paper artifacts.
A recorded webinar about collections care for photographs.

A recorded webinar about collections care for textiles.

A supply guide of cold storage tools.

A well-designed housekeeping plan serves more than one function. It not only keeps collections clean and dust-free, but also allows staff time to regularly monitor the state of the collection.

Join Dyani Feige, Director of Preservation Services at CCAHA, for a free online forum where she will address all of your questions such as: