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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Jun Ebersole is a paleontologist at McWade Science Center in Alabama, but for years, he was using outdated and unreliable monitors in his collections management and environmental monitoring.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!

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 features: Real-time alerts

Conserv's real-time alerts give you a little more peace of mind to focus on other collection issues.

Conserv Features: Simple, wireless environmental monitoring

Conserv offers simple, wireless environmental monitoring for collections—in museums, archives, or private facilities. Here's a basic overview of how it works.

What’s an appropriate temperature for my collection?

We've launched *Levels* in Conserv Cloud so that you, as a first step, can set and evaluate environmental levels for your collection.