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Conservation OnLine - CoOL

Conservation OnLine - CoOL
Resources for Conservation Professionals Conservation OnLine (CoOL) is a freely accessible platform to generate and disseminate vital resources for those working to preserve cultural heritage worldwide. Through the support of the Foundation of the American Institute for Conservation, CoOL is committed to growing and sustaining these resources into the future. As an authoritative and trusted source of information, CoOL serves to foster, convene, and promote collaboration. Use the navigation at left to: Use the CoOL Directory: Find People in and around Conservation.

Related:  Conservation-restauration / Conservation-Restoration

British Museum - Conservation and Scientific Research The Department of Conservation and Scientific Research works alongside other departments in the Museum to conserve (to care for and preserve) and investigate the collection for the benefit of present and future generations. The Museum has one of the oldest and largest conservation facilities in the world. The team of conservators works to clean, repair and stabilise objects in the collection. The study of objects while they are being conserved contributes to a better understanding of the collections and the mechanisms by which they deteriorate. This information is important to the development of new c Terms of Participation, Archives and Archivists Listserv (Revised August 10, 2009) Note: Instructions for subscribing to A&A may be found at the end of this document. Background and Mission The Archives and Archivists (A&A) List was established in 1989 by Donna Harlan and John Harlan as an open forum for all topics relating to archival theory and practice. Over the years, A&A has had various homes.

[FR] Organismes, chartes et recommandations (MCC) Les organismes internationaux inter-professionnels (ICOM, ICOMOS, IFLA) ont produit des textes relatifs aux principes d'interventions de conservation-restauration que ce soit pour le domaine du patrimoine bâti ou pour le domaine du patrimoine mobilier, des fonds d'archives et des collections.Certaines ont acquis une vocation plus large que l'objectif de leur rédaction initiale comme par exemple la charte de Venise de 1964 ou le document sur l'authenticité de Nara de 1994.Il est important pour tous les professionnels (conservateurs, restaurateurs, architectes et entreprises, scientifiques de la conservation) de connaître et de faire connaître ces documents qui constituent le cadre international de toute intervention de conservation-restauration. > Charte de Venise L’ICCROM est une organisation intergouvernementale (OIG) qui se consacre à la conservation du patrimoine culturel.

National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections (NUCMC), Celebrating Fifty Years, 1959-2009, Library of Congress Jay Hyland, an archivist at the Jewish Museum Milwaukee says, "the NUCMC project has enabled us to display catalog records of many of our archival collections worldwide at a faster rate than if we had tried posting catalog records on our own. Also, the association with the Library of Congress helps give further credence to the Museum and shows that we are serious about collecting materials." >> learn more Robert Roblee collection of William N. Bell family materials, ca. 1850s-1910 Location: Museum of History & Industry, Sophie Frye Bass Library (Seattle, Wash.)

Directories - Libraries Digital Librarian: a librarian's choice of the best of the Web Directories: Libraries See Also: Librariana Online Libraries - 25 Places to Read Free Books Online Think it's impossible to find free books online? Think again. There are tons of online libraries that provide fiction, nonfiction and reference books at no charge. IFLA - conservation-restauration Español | français | Deutsch The International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) is the leading international body representing the interests of library and information services and their users. It is the global voice of the library and information profession. Founded in Edinburgh, Scotland, on 30 September 1927 at an international conference, we celebrated our 75th birthday at our conference in Glasgow, Scotland in 2002. We now have 1500 Members in approximately 150 countries around the world.

Art Books "Art is the only way to run away without leaving home". -- Twyla Tharp. Get your art cravings satisfied with Art and Photography Books. Art Principles In Portrait Photography | by Otto Walter Beck Art in photography is possible only in an extension of the methods known and in the employment of new processes to effect a manipulation of the photo-image. When the tool is made so pliable that it records more than the surface appearance of things, when the personal element enters to give life to the accurate records, the present limitations of impersonal representation are removed from photography, and its large true sphere of influence opens. Fairy Tales Fairy tales, fables, myths and folk tales from around the world. Myths And Folk-Tales Of The Russians, Western Slavs, And Magyars | by Jeremiah Curtin A Few tens of years ago it was all-important to understand and explain the brotherhood and blood-bond of Aryan nations, and their relation to the Semitic race; to discover and set forth the meaning of that which in mental work, historic strivings, and spiritual ideals ties the historic nations to one another. At the present time this work is done, if not completely, at least measurably well, and a new work awaits us, to demonstrate that there is a higher and a mightier bond, - the relationship of created things with one another, and their inseverable connection with That which some men reverence as God, but which other men call the Unknowable, the Unseen. Fairy Tales Of The Slav Peasants And Herdsmen | by Aleksander Borejko Chodzko, Emily J. Harding

British Library - Collection Care At the heart of our Library are the collections – a rich and vibrant expanse of information and knowledge, sound and imagery from across our world and its eras, in a multitude of languages and formats. It’s our job in Collection Care to ensure that the Library is able to make these collections available to all who wish to discover and use them. Equally, we must ensure that we are taking appropriate steps to preserve them for future generations. The Ultimate Learn And Resource Center Resources on Personal Computers, WebMasters, Operating Systems and Security, Recreation, Health, Food, Music, Sports, Pets, Travel, Vehicles, Crafts, Games, etc. Started back in 1999, it's now linked to from thousands of websites worldwide. WebMastering & Other Programming Various information about developing websites, and programming languages like java, javascript, perl, etc.