Preserving Canada's Cultural Heritage: Canadian Conservation Institute

McCormick, Paul
August 2007
Feliciter;2007, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p212
The article offers information on the Canadian Conservation Institute, an agency of the Department of Canadian Heritage founded in 1972. Located in Ottawa, Ontario, CCI has a series of conservation and scientific laboratories with clients ranging from consisting mostly of museums, art galleries and libraries. Key information about its diversified service is presented.


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