Related Science and other Preservation Topic Links
The Macrogalleria - a fun, informative site providing explanations of polymers
Household Products Database by the U.S. National Library of Medicine is a terrific resource for consumers to educate themselves on the hazards of consumer products.
National Park Service Conserve O Grams (PDF documents)
Library of Congress information on Preservation Photocopying
Amigos Library Services
Selecting Preservation Supplies
Preservation of A/V Materials: A Selected Bibliography
Northeast Document Conservation Center (NEDCC)
Temperature, Relative Humidity, Light, and Air Quality: Basic Guidelines for Preservation
Protection From Light Damage
Protecting Books With Custom-Fitted Boxes
Storage Methods and Handling Practices
Library of Congress - Care, Handling and Storage of Audio Visual Materials (page includes Maintaining Playback Equipment and Cleaning Audio Visual Materials)
Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections (SPNHC) is a multi-discipli=nary organization compsed of individuals who are interested in development and preservation of natural history collections.