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,"


A preventive conservation primer.

This Template supports Succession Planning by examining the division of labor between roles in a department or organization. By mapping out who is Responsible, Accountable, Informed and Consulted for and regarding various areas of work, the matrix can highlight areas of imbalance or need.

Containment strategies for the Covid-19 pandemic have resulted in short-notice closures at museums, libraries, and archives. This is a changing situation and future cycles of closures or social distancing measures may occur.

A pamphlet on salvaging art on paper.
A pamphlet about salvaging art on paper. Written in Spanish.
A pamphlet on salvaging books.
A pamphlet on salvaging books. Written in Spanish.
A pamphlet on salvaging photographs.