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Finding the Poetry in Museum Environmental Monitoring

While caring for the special collections at the University of Arizona Poetry Center Library, Sarah Kortemeir worries about relative humidity, data loggers and environmental monitoring—while also serving as the library’s director. Read about how Conserv helps her monitor the collections, so she has more time to do what she does best.
Man with grey short hair in a blue shirt examining shark jaw in a museum storage

Prehistoric Collections, not Prehistoric Collections Monitoring!

Jun Ebersole is a paleontologist at McWade Science Center in Alabama, but for years, he was using outdated and unreliable monitors in his collections management and environmental monitoring. Now, the only thing archaic in his collections facility are the fossils, not the tools he’s using to preserve them!

Meet 1909 DIGITAL: The agency who “gets” culture!

1909 DIGITAL brings with them a rich background in museum experience and a deep understanding of the preservation challenges we face.

Conserv: Powered by Your Insights

To create effective preventive conservation tools, Conserv takes input/feedback very seriously, and uses it to continually upgrade the user experience.

Conserv Welcomes Melissa King

Melissa King is one of Conserv's newest team members! She comes to us from a Samuel H. Kress Fellowship in Preventive Conservation at the Smithsonian, and she is eager to help us build our connections with the preservation community.

Three takeaways from the Southeastern Museums Conference

One of our passions is to continuously acquire and share knowledge. We sent our cxo Sara Cannon to Southeastern Museums Conference with that goal in mind.

Why LoRaWAN for Environmental Monitoring

LoRaWAN is a great solution for wireless, conservation-focused environmental monitoring.

Conserv is on a Mission to Support Cultural Preservation

Conserv is on a mission to support cultural preservation, with a goal of empowering conservators everywhere to do more to care for collections.