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. To cite resources from our database, please use the following format:

"[Name of Technical Bulletin]." Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts, Philadelphia, PA, [year]. "Guides & Fact Sheets," ccaha.org/resources.

 

The National Resource Guide for Disaster Preparedness.
A glossary of paper conservation terminology.
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.

Created in partnership with Archives for Black Lives in Philadelphia, the Preservation Glossary defines useful preservation terminology and includes three chapters, outlined below:

A worksheet on the preservation planning process.