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  • Buck, R. D., "Inspecting and Describing the Condition of Art Objects", Museum News


    This is a RAP publication

    Vol. 56, pgs. 29-33

  • Buck, R. D., "Concise glossary of terms used to describe condition of works of art", Museum Registration Methods, 3rd ed., Washington, D.C.:

    American Association of Museums, 1979

    This is a RAP publication

  • Mibach, Lisa, "Collections Care: What to do when you can't afford to do anything", History News, Technical Leaflet

    American Association for State and Local History, 2010

    This is a RAP publication

  • Odegaard, N, "A guide to handling anthropological museum collections"

    Western Association for Art Conservatoin, 1992

    This is a RAP publication

  • Perry, K. D., ed, "The Museum Forms Book", Austin, TX:

    Texas Association of Museums, 1980

    This is a RAP publication

  • , "Preservation Directorate: Guide to Preservation Matting and Framing", Washington, D.C:

    Library of Congress, 1969

    This is a RAP publication

  • The National Committee to Save America's Cultural Collections, "Caring for Your Collections", New York:

    Harry Abrams, Inc., 1992

    Pgs. 41-75

  • Florian, M., D. P. Kronkright, and R. E. Norton, "The Conservation of Artifacts Made From Plant Materials", Princeton, NJ:

    Princeton University Press for the J. Paul Getty Trust, 1990

  • Tetreault, J., "Coatings for Display and Storage in Museums", CCI Technical Bulletin No. 21, Ottawa, Canada:

    Canadian Conservation Institute, 1999


  • Grattan, D., ed, "Saving the Twentieth Century: The Conservation of Modern Materials", Ottawa:

    Canadian Conservation Institute, 1993

  • Canadian Conservation Institute, Department of Canadian Heritage, "Framework for Preservation of Museum Collections", Ottawa:

    Canadian Conservation Institute, 2010

  • Hutchins, J. and B. Roberts, "First Aid for Art: Essential Salvage Techniques", Lenox, MA:

    Hard Press Editions, 2010

    Salvage techniques for paintings, paper, books, sculpture, monuments, furniture, natural history materials, electronic media, etc.


  • Heritage Preservation, The National Institute for Conservation, "Capitialize on Collections Care", Washington, D.C:

    Heritage Preservation Inc, 2010

  • Long, Jane S. and Richard W. Long, "Caring for Your Family Treasures", New York, NY:

    Harry N. Abrams, Inc. Publishers, 2010