The CRCC Documentation Center

Eligibility and Access

The Documentation Center is open to CRC staff only and is located at the following address: CRCC, 36 rue Geoffroy-Saint-Hilaire, 75005 Paris, France.

The Documentation Center of the Center for Research on the Preservation of Collections (CRCC) was established in 1953.

It houses specialized documentation regarding research in preservation-restoration of cultural property:
• preventive preservation solutions
• factors contributing to degradation (pollution, light, temperature, humidity, biological agents)
• study of the materials from which the cultural objects are made (characterization of materials and study of degradation mechanisms)
• preservation-restoration procedures

The CRCC monograph references can be found in the Castor database.


Periodicals are referenced in Sudoc (university documentation catalogue).


List of CRCC publications
Click here to download the list of publications dating back to 1953.