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Preservation101

Guide to Grants and Resources

Robyn Ward – Lewis & Clark College
OLA/WLA 2008
Grants Resources
Foundation Grants for Preservation in Libraries, CALIPR: California Preservation Program
Archives, and Museums http://sunsite.berkeley.edu/CALIPR/
http://www.loc.gov/preserv/foundtn-grants.html A collection needs assessment tool to aid in preservation planning

Institute of Museum and Library Services DIRG: Disaster Recovery Group in association with PORTALS
Conservation Assessment Program http://dirgwiki.pbwiki.com/
http://www.imls.gov/applicants/grants/conservAssessment.shtm
Conservation Project Support Grants Etherington Conservation Services
http://www.imls.gov/applicants/grants/conservProject.shtm http://www.thehfgroup.com/index.htm
Connecting to Collections: Statewide Planning Grants Vendor offering services in conservation needs
http://www.imls.gov/applicants/grants/CtoCPlanning.shtm
www.imls.gov
Northeast Document Conservation Center
http://www.nedcc.org/home.php
National Endowment for the Humanities Offers free online course Preservation 101 (easy-to-access tool for professionals
Preservation Assistance Grants for Smaller Institutions with preservation responsibilities -- those new to the field as well as those
http://www.neh.gov/grants/guidelines/pag.html with years of experience.) http://www.preservation101.org
Deadline 2008: May 15
OCLC Western
National Historical Publications and Records Commission http://www.oclc.org/western/preservation/default.htm
National Archives & Records Administration Focuses on providing advice, support and education for the development of
www.archives.gov digital collections along with care and preservation of the physical collections

National Park Service Saving Your Treasures
Federal Save America’s Treasures program http://www.netnebraska.org/extras/treasures/index.htm
http://www.nps.gov/history/hps/treasures/
SOLINET, Inc., the Southeastern Library Network
Save Our History http://www.solinet.net/index.cfm
Offers online courses and resources in preservation
www.saveourhistory.com http://www.solinet.net/workshops/Inventorylist.cfm#Preservation
Deadline 2008: June 6
Washington State Library
Washington State Library Competitive Preservation Grants http://wastatelib.wordpress.com/handouts/
http://www.secstate.wa.gov/library/libraries/grants/grants.aspx
‘Conservation Kitchen’: information on repairs, supplies, and resources