Resources like ours help individuals and institutions preserve and protect their collections. Advance your skills with program materials, professional development, and funding opportunities.

Conservation Outreach

Help promote the field. Reach out to your local communities and create opportunities to introduce new audiences to the importance of conservation.

Presentation Materials

Conservation Template

The presentation has general information on conservation and can be customized for most audiences: adults, students, younger children, etc. This resource is available to members only; you will need to log into the site to access the presentation. We would like to thank members Jae Gutierrez and Paul Messier for their efforts in creating the presentation, and all who contributed images and other content.

Organization Template

If you are presenting on behalf of or about us, use these branded templates. Presenters at our annual conference should use a separate, designated template.

Public Relations Toolkit

Our Public Relations Toolkit offers guidance about direct communication with the public and the press, using both traditional and social media outlets. The Toolkit can be used by members at institutions of all sizes as well as those working in private practice.

Caring For Your Treasures Sheets

Download our Caring for Your Treasures series of guides for general cleaning, storage, display, handling, and protection of cultural objects of various materials address different kinds of materials.

Rack Card

About Conservation

Download our card about conservation and print yourself, or request that we send you some if you are attending a specific event.


Download our membership card and take it to your next event. Share it with colleagues who have yet to join. Tell them why you became a member and help grow our membership!

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