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Online Resources

Equipment and Book Loans

MACC has data loggers and UV light meters to loan free of charge to your institution. We can assist you in using and interpreting the data from your readings.

MACC has books on preservation issues that are available for loan. Our library covers topics from museum cultural and legal policy issues to proper techniques of artifact preservation and conservation.

Technical Leaflets

Information on these topics and more is available by contacting MACC.

  • Temperature and Relative Humidity
  • Light and UV
  • Collection Storage: Furniture
  • Collection Storage: Housing and Support
  • Handling Works of Art
  • Handling Guide for Researchers
  • Hazardous Materials in Collections
  • Agents of Deterioration Infographic
  • Preservation of Murals on Plywood and OSB
  • Choosing a Datalogger
  • Care of Feathers
  • Making Moccasin Inserts
  • Care of Outdoor Sculpture: Bronze
  • Care of Outdoor Sculpture: Stone
  • Introduction to Box-Making: Toolbox

Conservation Supply Resources

Contact MACC to get information on many preservation resources such as:

  • Disaster Recovery Supplies
  • Environmental Consultants
  • Storage and Exhibits Supplier List
  • Sources for Artifact Labeling Materials
  • Suppliers of Storage Enclosures for Family Collections