Preserving Documents & Photographs
Basic preservation practices will ensure that Kansas' valuable documentary resources -- family papers and photos, business records, videotapes, digital materials -- will be accessible to future generations of Kansans. The Archives Division of the Kansas Historical Society has compiled listings of Internet resources that provide professional advice on preserving and protecting your valuable family collections.
General Guides to Document Preservation
Books, Documents, and Papers
Photographs and Audio-Visual Materials
Institute for Museum and Library Services, Connecting to Collections
Kansas State Historical Records Advisory Board
The Library of Congress has an excellent web site on preserving personal digital memories. Please use it to find “how tos” for digital preservation. http://www.digitalpreservation.gov/personalarchiving/