The review of sites related to the Books Conservation
The man who doesn't read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
- CoOL (Conservation OnLine)
Resources for conservation professionals
a project of the Preservation Department of Stanford University Libraries, covers a wide spectrum of topics of interest to professionals involved with the conservation of library, archives and museum materials.
- Canadian Conservation Institute Through conservation science, treatment, and preventive conservation, the Canadian Conservation Institute supports the heritage community in preserving Canada's heritage collections so they can be accessed by current and future generations. This mission is accomplished through conservation research and development, expert services, and knowledge dissemination.
- Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts A non-profit conservation laboratory specializing in paper-based artifacts and dedicated to providing expertise and leadership in the preservation of the paper, such as drawings, prints, maps, posters, historic wallpaper, photographs, rare books, scrapbooks, and manuscripts.
preservation conservation paper photographs library reformatting emergency preparedness deacidification permanent research testing library of congress The mission of the Preservation Directorate at the Library of Congress is to assure long-term, uninterrupted access to the intellectual content of the Library's collections, either in original or reformatted form. This mission is accomplished directly through the provision of conservation, binding and repair, reformatting, materials testing, and staff and user education; and indirectly through coordinating and overseeing all Library-wide activities relating to the preservation and physical protection of Library material.
Northeast Document Conservation Center NEDCC conservators' expertise includes conservation of books, documents, maps, photographs, parchment, architectural plans, wallpaper, and works of art on paper, including drawings and paintings in all media, prints, collage, and contemporary works. Conservators treat works with unusual formats such as globes and other composite objects with paper components. Treatment options range from basic stabilization to complete restoration.
Museum Collection Care - Northern States Conservation Center Collection care and conservation resources for museums, archives and individuals
Providing collection care, preservation and conservation treatment services to collectors and collecting institutions.
Southeastern Library Network The Southeastern Library Network (SOLINET) is a not-for-profit membership organization serving library, information organizations, and cultural organizations in the Southeast. SOLINET offers classes and training for library staff, preservation services, consulting, and discounts on electronic resources and library products.