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Architectural, building and conservation terms explained by Neil Grieve of The Centre for Conservation and Urban Studies, University of Dundee.
Centre for Architectural Conservation
An online business exchange for the building restoration field in America, featuring directories, job listings, trade forums, regional information.
A forum and clearinghouse for the latest news, information, and techniques concerning historic preservation and the history of Los Angeles and Southern California.
A not-for-profit corporation providing space on the web for historic preservation and environmental protection organizations.
Cornell University's resource for US preservationists includes listings of job opportunities and conferences, along with a directory of web-sites related to historic preservation.
Resources and research tools for historic preservation and cultural resource management in the US. Lists preservation organizations, programs, historic property for sale, news and events.
Independent organization of friends and alumni of the Columbia University Historic Preservation Program.
Umbrella and portal for interrelated sites intended to help meet needs of the US preservation community. Sections include education and training, partnerships, networking, trades, resources.
Ted Hazen supplies extensive, illustrated information on the history and technology of flour milling in America, and the restoration of watermills, with bibliography.
Architect Sergio Tin� uses his experience of conserving historic buildings in the island of Ortygia to propose a code of professional practice for urban conservation.
Online magazine. Preservation advice for owners of old homes, restoration directory, products, classifieds, bulletin boards.
The U.S. National Park Service provides searchable databases on training, materials, job opportunities, conferences, funding and its grants and projects.
In the Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen describes its research into building stone decay, conservation and historic preservation.
The US National Park Service provides illustrated guidelines for rehabilitating historic properties, preservation briefs, information on tax incentives and a catalog of its publications.
The Council of Europe offers a databank on official heritage policies, and a heritage portal.
Offers courses and consulting in historic preservation, decorative painting, and traditional building techniques. Avignon, France.
Specializes in practical books on building conservation, preservation and heritage. Also publishes the Journal of Architectural Conservation: abstracts online.
International initiative coordinated by UNESCO, aimed at strengthening regional cooperation for the protection and promotion of South-East European cultural heritage.