Resources

International Organizations

The American Institute for Conservation (AIC)
www.conservation-us.org


Canadian Conservation Institute (CCI)
www.cci-icc.gc.ca

 

The Institute for Conservation (ICON)
www.icon.org.uk

 

International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property (ICCROM)
www.iccrom.org

 

 

Care and Preservation of Collections

Library of Congress - Collections Care

www.loc.gov/preserv/care

 

The National Archives
www.archives.gov/preservation/conservation

 

Smithsonian - Museum Conservation Institute
www.si.edu/mci


Heritage Preservation – The National Institute for Conservation
www.heritagepreservation.org

 

Regional Alliance for Preservation – Publications and Resources
www.rap-arcc.org/publications-resources

 

The Ephemera Society of America 
www.ephemerasociety.org

Identification of Works on Paper and Photographs

Print Identification Guide - from the Museum of Modern Art

www.moma.org/exhibitions/2001/whatisaprint/flash.html

 

Works on Paper Descriptive Terminology Guide - from the Philadelphia Museum of Art

www.philamuseum.org/conservation/22.html

 

Drawing Materials Guide - from the Philadelphia Museum of Art

www.philamuseum.org/booklets/11_67_148_1.html

 

Popular printing techniques - history and process

www.metropostcard.com/techniques0.html

 

Graphics Atlas (photograph and print identification guide) - from the Image Permanence Institute (IPI)

www.graphicsatlas.org

 

 

Appraisals

American Society of Appraisers
www.appraisers.org

 

Freemans Auction House

www.freemansauction.com

 

Prices4Antiques Reference Database
www.prices4antiques.com

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