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The following links take you to useful web sites that are directly related to this section. Remember, you are often leaving the National Park Service when you go to these sites. Although we recommend them, we cannot guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of their content.

Examples of Academic Repositories
University of Alaska Museum
Office of Archaeological Services - University of Alabama
Museum of Anthropology and Repository for Archaeological Collections, Cal. State University, Bakersfield
The Kelsey Online - University of Michigan
Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnography
The Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology - UC Berkeley
Archaeological Collections Facility - Sonoma State University
Texas Archaeological Research Laboratory

Examples of Museums
The Field Museum
National Museum of Natural History

Examples of Tribal Museums and Cultural Centers
Index of Native American Museum Resources on the Internet
Museum of Indian Arts and Culture, Santa Fe, NM
National Museum of the American Indian
Museum of Indian Culture

Examples of Historical Societies
Kansas State Historical Society
Minnesota Historical Society
Nevada Historical Society
Ohio Historical Society

Examples of Federal Government Repositories
Department of the Interior Museum
Museum Resource Center, NPS
Southeast Archeological Center, NPS

Examples of State and Local Museums
Alexandria Archaeology Museum, Virginia
Florida Museum of Natural History
Georgia Museum of Natural History
San Diego Archaeological Center
State Museum of Pennsylvania

Archives and Archive Initiatives
Archaeological Data Service, United Kingdom
          "Archiving Aerial Photography and Remote Sensing Data"
          "Digital Archives from Excavation and Fieldwork"
          "Strategies for Digital Data"
Archives and Preservation Resources, NARA
National Anthropological Archives
Northeast Document Conservation Center (NDCC)

Collections Policies and Procedures
Archaeological Data Service Collections Policy, 4th Edition, United Kingdom
Florida Museum of Natural History Collections Policy
Kansas State Historical Society Archaeology Curation Standards
Oklahoma State University Museum Collections Policy

Repository/Museum Career Information
American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works
NPS Museum Management Program

Museum, Archives, and Conservation Professional Organizations
Academy of Certified Archivists
American Alliance of Museums (AAM)
International Council of Museums (ICOM)
International Center for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property (ICCROM)
Society of American Archivists

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