As well as seeking advice from your local Museum Development Officer, you can also find useful information from the following organisation’s websites. Please check this blog regularly as we are updating a few areas that will be useful to you if you need assistance with your collections.
Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Materials (AICCM)
AICCM is the professional body for conservators in Australia. Their website provides information on salvaging flood and fire damaged collections.
State Library of Queensland
A series of information guides developed by the State Library of Queensland with advice on how to salvage water damaged collections and how to deal with mould.
Queensland Disaster Information Network (Q-DIS)
Q-Dis is a web based group for sharing information on disaster preparedness for collections in Queensland. It includes links to resources and current happenings related to disaster preparedness response and recovery.