Pandemic Resources and Webinars

As a resource to you, we will post web pages and articles, and suggest webinars that might be helpful to you during this difficult time. We are in this together!

Pages and articles

National Endowment for the Arts
Lists several resource sites

Institute of Museum and Library Services
Lists several resource sites
$15 Million in CARES Act grants available

AASLH blog posts
List of articles, including “Planning for the Evolving COVID-19 Situation”

American Alliance of Museums
List of articles, including “How to Get Ready to Open the Doors” 

Americans for the Arts
Coronavirus Resource and Response Center
Take their economic impact survey

Event Safety Alliance
Reopening Guide

“Sound Advice For Basic Security During Current Closings”
Article: International Foundation for Cultural Property Protection

COVID-19 Basics: Disinfecting Cultural Resources
Taped Video Presentation: National Center for Preservation Technology and Training

 

Webinars

What’s on your mind? Reopening our Museums
noon, Monday, June 1, Mid-Atlantic Association of Museums and Pennsylvania Federation of Museums and Historical Organizations

Reopening Plans in Action, A Moderated Panel of European and US Museum Leaders
9:30 a.m., Friday, June 5, AMM, Cuseum, and SEMC

You Are Not Alone: Reopening Small to Mid-Sized Institutions
recorded, American Association of State and Local History

Mitigating COVID-19 When Managing Paper-Based Circulating, and Other Types of Collections
recorded, Organized by the Institute of Museum and Library Services

Collections Care in the Age of COVID-19
recorded, Foundation for Advancement in Conservation

Coronavirus Crisis Management for Museums
recorded, American Alliance of Museums

 

Updated 5/29/20