Selected Conservation Sites

Listed below are links to a variety of conservation-related Web sites. 
American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works (AIC)Open link in new window
National membership organization of conservation professionals in the U.S.

Bibliographic Database of the Conservation Information Network (BCIN)Open link in new window
The Conservation Bibliography provides access to bibliographic records on conservation and restoration of cultural property.

Conservation Online (CoOL)Open link in new window
Forum covering a wide spectrum of topics of interest to those involved with the conservation of library, archives and museum materials.

Getty Conservation InstituteOpen link in new window
Serves the conservation community through scientific research, education and training, model field projects, and the dissemination of the results of both its own work and the work of others in the field.

Heritage PreservationOpen link in new window

Dedicated to the preservation of cultural property in the U.S.

The Institute for Conservation (ICON)Open link in new window
Organization for conservation of cultural heritage in the UK.

International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property (ICCROM)Open link in new window

Inter-governmental organization charged with the protection, preservation and conservation of the cultural heritage.

International Council of Museums-Committee for Conservation (ICOM-CC)Open link in new window
A worldwide network for museum professionals of all disciplines and specializations.

International Council on Monuments and SitesOpen link in new window

An international non-governmental organization of professionals dedicated to the conservation of the world’s historic monuments and sites.

International Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works (IIC)Open link in new window

Advocates for the protection and preservation of works of historic and artistic importance worldwide. Publishes Studies in Conservation and Reviews in Conservation.

International Network for the Conservation of Contemporary Art (INCCA)Open link in new window

Professional membership organization of conservation and museum professionals.

Association of North America Graduate Programs in the Conservation of Cultural Property (ANAGPIC)Open link in new window
Membership organization of graduate conservation programs in North America.

World Monuments FundOpen link in new window
Private organization dedicated to saving the world’s most treasured places.