Selected Conservation Websites

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

Association of North American Graduate Program in Conservation (ANAGPIC)  
Membership organization of graduate conservation programs in North America.

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

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

Getty Conservation Institute
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.

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

International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property (ICCROM)

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

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

International Council on Monuments and Sites

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)

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)

Professional membership organization of conservation and museum professionals.

Voices in Contemporary Art (VoCA)
A non-profit organization that strives to generate dialogue to address the production, preservation, and preserving of contemporary art.

World Monuments Fund
Private organization dedicated to saving the world’s most treasured places.