The Regional Alliance for Preservation provides information and resources on preservation and conservation for cultural institutions and the public throughout the United States.

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  • Kenney, Anne R. and Stephen Chapman, Digital Imaging for Libraries and Archives, Ithaca, NY:

    Cornell University Library Department of Preservation and Conservation, 1996

    This is a RAP publication

  • Dorge, Vaerie and Sharon Jones, compilers, Building an Emergency Plan: A Guide for museums and Other Cultural Institutions, Los Angeles, CA:

    Getty Conservation Institute, 1999

    This is a RAP publication


  • Fortson, Judith, Disaster Planning and Recovery: A How-To-Do-It Manual for Librarians and Archivisits, New York, NY:

    Nel-Schuman Publishers, Inc, 1992

    This is a RAP publication

  • Wellheiser, Johanna, and Jude Scott, An Ounce of Prevention: Integrated Disaster Planning for Archives, Libraries, and Records Centres, 2nd ed, Lanham, MD:

    Scarecrow Press, 2010

    This is a RAP publication

  • Wilson, William K, "Environmental Guidelines for the Storage of Paper Records", Bethesda, MD:

    NISO Press, 1995

    This is a RAP publication

    National Information Standards Organization (NISO) Techinical Report, NISO-TR0I-1995


  • National Information Standards Organization, Environmental Conditions for Exhibiting Library and Archival Materials, Bethesda, MD:

    NISO Press, 2010

    This is a RAP publication


  • , Definition of Conservation Terminology and Code of Ethics and Guidelines for Practice, Washington, D.C:

    American Institute for Conservation, 1999

    This is a RAP publication

  • National Fire Protection Association, NFPA 909: Standard for the protection of Cultural Resources Including Museums, Libraries, Places of Worship, and Historic Properties, Quincy, MA:

    National Fire Protection Association , 1997

    This is a RAP publication

  • Bachmann, K., ed, Conservation Concerns - A Guide for Collectors and Curators, Washington and London:

    Smithsonian Institution Press, 1992

    This is a RAP publication

  • Heritage Emergency Taskforce, "Before and After Disasters: Federal Funding for Cultural Institutions"

    Heritage Emergency Taskforce, 2010

    This is a RAP publication


  • Drewes, Jeanne and Julie Page eds, Promoting Preservation Awareness in Libraries: A Soucebook for Academic, Public, School, and Special Collections, Westport, CT:

    Greenwood Press, 1997

    This is a RAP publication


  • Buck, Rebbeca A. and Jean Allman Gillmore, eds, The New Museum Registration Methods, Washington, D.C. :

    American Association of Museums, 1998

    This is a RAP publication

  • Harmon, James D, Integrated Pest Management in Museum, Library and Archival Facilities, Indianapolis, Indiana:

    Harmon Preservation Pest Management, 1993

    This is a RAP publication

  • Banks, N. Paul and Roberta Pilette, Preservation: Issues and Planning, Chicago, IL:

    American Library Association, 2010

    This is a RAP publication

  • , CCI Notes, Ottawa:

    Canadian Conservation Institute, 1995

    This is a RAP publication