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National Conservation Service

The unique, not-for-profit membership organisation providing conservation advice and support to archives, libraries and museums. Join NCS from as little £40 a year and we'll work alongside you to care for your collections.

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National Conservation Service

The unique, not-for-profit membership organisation providing conservation advice and support to archives, libraries and museums. Join NCS from as little £40 a year and we'll work alongside you to care for your collections.. 

 Find out more About Us >
Environmental
monitoring service

NCS has developed a unique service to help ensure the environment for your collections is the best it can be.  This starts with comprehensive year-round monitoring, providing data-loggers, interpretation of readings and advice on improvements, all for as little as £3 per week.

  Environmental monitoring service >
Project funding bids

If you need grant funding for a conservation-related project (including digitisation or building improvements) NCS can help in project design and applications.  Director Chris Woods is a registered HLF project adviser with many years of experience in applying for and securing grants, large and small.

  Project funding bids >
Preparing for Archives Accreditation

Conservation (or "Collection Care") is an essential element of the new Archives Accreditation.  NCS has developed a service aimed at helping you prepare for Accreditation by identifying and pulling together the documentation you will need to show that you meet the standards.

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On-site conservation projects

NCS has a team of qualified and dedicated conservators ready to design and carry out conservation projects in your institution at very low cost.  Projects include cleaning, box production and packaging, minor repairs, surveys and monitoring programmes.  Charges are further discounted for NCS members.

  On-site conservation projects >
National Conservation Service

The unique, not-for-profit membership organisation providing conservation advice and support to archives, libraries and museums. Join NCS from as little £40 a year and we'll work alongside you to care for your collections.. 

Find out more About Us >
Peasant Poet John Clare's Bible

The John Clare Bible was initially acquired by the poet in 1813; he has signed the inside ...
Lincoln's Rolls and Registers

Episcopal collection spans 700 years of church records. A modern redbrick building tucked...
Penrhyn Archive Jamaican Estate Slave Accounts

The decontamination, conservation and digitisation of 18th papers from Bangor University A...