Preservation & Storage

Below are links to websites that hold fantastic resources for our industry:

Integrated Pest Management (IPM)

Integrated Pest Management is a chemical free approach to pest management used in cultural heritage collections (and the agricultural industry). The English Heritage Guidelines for Insect Pest Management in English Historic Properties is a useful guide to IPM.

Collection Preservation Info Guides

A series of information guides developed by the State Library of Queensland with advice on how to preserve a range of collection items including books, photographs, digital images and how to deal with mould.

Housekeeping for Historic Sites

A 9 part series of YouTube videos developed by the New York National Park Service that teaches basic cleaning and handling techniques for a range of collections found in historic house museums.

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