Resources

            

Publications  

                     

The ARA's Best Practice Guidelines are written by its members to provide advice and guidance to those responsible for managing or delivering archive services.

  • Preservation and Conservation Best Practice Guidelines

pdf Documentation for Preservation and Conservation 450.64 Kb

pdf Packaging Procedures 229.66 Kb  

     
          

Applying for Grants

This handout contains useful information in obtaining external funding and grant applications. 

pdf External Funding - Applying for Grants

          
  

Useful Funding Links

The National Archives  http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/archives-sector/finding-funding.htm

pdf Applying for grants - National Manuscripts Conservation Trust

Heritage Lottery Funding www.hlf.org.uk/Pages/Home.aspx

Queen Elizabeth Scholarship Trust  http://www.qest.org.uk/

Winston Churchill Memorial Trust www.wcmt.org.uk

The National Association of Decorative & Fine Arts Societies

www.nadfas.org.uk/what-we-do/grants-legacies-bequests/other­ organisations

CyMAL www.wales.gov.uk/funding/fundgrantareas/;jsessionid=33A7604AEE360A763B909887825BCD1D?lang=en

The fund for the Preservation of Industrial and Scientific Material 

http://www.artscouncil.org.uk/funding/apply-for-funding/prism/

Clothworkers Foundation 

http://foundation.clothworkers.co.uk/Open-grant-programmes/Main-and-Small-Grant-Programmes.aspx

National Manuscripts Conservation Trust www.nmct.co.uk/applying.html 

Arts Council www.artscouncil.org.uk

Association of Charitable Foundations www.acf.org.uk

CORDIS: Community Research and Development Information  www.cordis.europa.eu/home en. html

Directory of Social Change http://www.dsc.org.uk/Home

New Opportunities Fund http://www.nof.org.uk/

Scottish Arts Council (Now Creative Scotland) Creative Scotland

UK Fundraising www.fundraising.co.uk/

Preservation Advisory Service www.bl.uk/blpac/faqconfun.html 

        

  • Select page 2 (below) for a selection of conservation information downloads.