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Heritage Health Index Selected Data

Preservation Expenditures and Funding


Institutions with Funds Allocated for Conservation/Preservation in Annual Budget*

*Includes funds for staffing, supplies, equipment, surveys, treatment, preservation reformatting, commercial binding, consultants, contractors, and other preservation costs.


Institutions' Annual Budget for Conservation/Preservation (most recently completed fiscal year)


Proportion of Total Annual Operating Budgets to Total Conservation/Preservation Budgets (most recently completed fiscal year) (by type)*

Archives
7%
Libraries
1%
Historical Societies
3%
Museums
4%
Archaeological Repositories/Scientific Research Collections
5%

*Nationally the proportion of total operating budgets to conservation/preservation budgets is 2%.


Institutions that Promote Awareness of Conservation/Preservation Using the Following Activities