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Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners Resource Guide Collection

Collections Preservation Guidance for Libraries in Massachusetts

Subscribe and connect with Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners (MBLC) Preservation Specialist Evan Knight and colleagues around the Commonwealth that work to advance the protection of cultural collections.

Interactive Preservation Activities Planner

The interactive chart above provides a general approach to planning preservation projects. Click on each box to show explore various preservation strategies and goals. The chart is easier to navigate in a new tab -- to expand it a new tab, click the diagonal arrows in the top right corner of the window.

What's in this LibGuide?

What can you find in this LibGuide?

Strategies and approaches that can help you effectively--and affordably--preserve and share your library collections.

This website provides information to help -- regardless of current levels of preservation or special collections management expertise.

Massachusetts Libraries are able to apply for a number of special State and/or Federal programs to support preservation of their important collections. Learn about them in this LibGuide.