Cyclical Maintenance and Housekeeping
American Alliance of Museums
AAM provides Tier 3 museum members with sample cyclical maintenance/housekeeping policies.
Minnesota Historical Society
Minnesota Historical Society offers guidelines on cleaning practices for storage and display areas, floors, shelves, and collections items (PDF, 5 pages).
National Park Service
The National Park Service’s (NPS) Museum Handbook (PDF) has a 27-page chapter on museum housekeeping. It offers guidelines for developing a housekeeping plan and includes sample forms and a bibliography.
Northeast Document Conservation Center
The Northeast Document Conservation Center (NEDCC) provides a technical leaflet with procedures for cleaning books and shelves. It includes a list of supplies.