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 worksheet of paper-based collections handling essentials.
A worksheet of photocopying guidelines.
A glossary of photograph conservation terminology.
A worksheet of pollutants commonly found in collections, with tips for monitoring and mitigating damage.
A worksheet on the preservation planning process.
A worksheet on preventive care.
A worksheet and technical guide to material selection.
A preventive conservation primer.