• Part of a roofline shows from one building. Trees with fall color leaves on them fill most of the photo. A lamp-post is near center of the photo.

    Harpers Ferry Center

Exhibit Materials Testing Information

The Getty Conservation Institute (GCI)
"Research Webstracts" is an online listing of abstracts for ongoing research at the Getty Institute.

American Society for Testing & Materials (ASTM)
Examples of tests relevant to exhibit conservation practices:

  • Standard E741-95: Standard Test Method for Determining Air Change in a Single Zone by Means of a Tracer Gas Dilution.
  • Standard E779-99: Standard Test Method for Determining Air Leakage Rate by Fan Pressurization.
  • Standard D6330-98: Standard Practice for Determination of Volatile Organic Compounds (Excluding Formaldehyde) Emissions from Wood-Based Panels Using Small Environmental Chambers Under Defined Test Conditions.
  • Standard G3-89: Standard Practice for Conventions Applicable to Electrochemical Measurements in Corrosion Testing.

Browse the Harpers Ferry Center:

Browse the National Park Service: