​​Macomb County Heritage Alliance 

​Michigan

COVID-19 Resources



"The Art of Reopening: A Guide to Current Practices Among Arts Organizations During COVID-19," National Endowment for the Arts: https://www.arts.gov/impact/research/publications/art-reopening


"What's Next? A Guide to Museum Transitions and Closures," AASLH:https://learn.aaslh.org/p/report-museum-transitions-2021


Michigan's Capacity Limits Fact Sheet: https://www.michigan.gov/documents/coronavirus/3-2_Capacity_Limits_Fact_Sheet_v11_717921_7.pdf


Michigan's March 2, 2021 Gathering and Face Mask Order: https://www.michigan.gov/coronavirus/0,9753,7-406-98178_98455-553387--,00.html 


American Alliance of Museums is offering a Reopening Starter Kit for Museums for $15 retail /$10 members: https://www.aam-us.org/2020/08/03/reopening-starter-kit-for-museums/ 


Free Social Distancing graphics and signage is available from multiple sources:


Michigan Museums Association is offering free, temporary memberships for those separated from museums: http://michiganmuseums.org/COVID-19-Membership​ ​


American Alliance of Museums' Preparing to reopen resources are available free: https://www.aam-us.org/programs/about-museums/preparing-to-reopen/ 


"Caring for Heritage Collections during the COVID-19 Pandemic," Canadian Conservation Institute: https://www.cac-accr.ca/wp-content/uploads/dlm_uploads/2020/04/cci_covid-19_en_2020-04-17.pdf


“Covid-19 Basics: Disinfecting Cultural Resources,” National Center for Preservation Technology and Training: https://www.ncptt.nps.gov/blog/covid-19-basics-disinfecting-cultural-resources/

“Covid-19 Basics: Personal Protective Equipment,”
National Center for Preservation Technology and Training: https://www.ncptt.nps.gov/blog/covid-19-basics-personal-protective-equipment-ppe/

“Covid-19 Basics: Re-Entry to Cultural Sites,”
National Center for Preservation Technology and Training: https://www.ncptt.nps.gov/blog/covid-19-basics-re-entry-to-cultural-sites/

“Cleaning and Disinfecting Your Home,”
CDC:
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/disinfecting-your-home.html

“List N: Disinfectants for Use Against SARS-COV-2,”
EPA: 
https://www.epa.gov/pesticide-registration/list-n-disinfectants-use-against-sars-cov-2


Collections Care in the Age of COVID-19: https://www.connectingtocollections.org/collections-care-covid-19/  

Hand sanitizer -- effects on paper collections: 
https://www.loc.gov/preservation/scientists/projects/sanitize.html?fbclid=IwAR0H4Tvdx9lgDVKCPDhDl2hVv9phn7aZ-gxSus5HpTee7d85dHfck8paliA 


Paper-based and circulating collections -- mitigating COVID-19: 
https://www.imls.gov/webinars/mitigating-covid-19-when-managing-paper-based-circulating-and-other-types-collections  

Disinfecting Books: 
https://www.nedcc.org/free-resources/preservation-leaflets/3.-emergency-management/3.5-disinfecting-books 

Cleaning Play & Learning Spaces: https://www.alsc.ala..org/blog/2017/04/best-practices-cleaning-play-learn-spaces/ 


GRANTS


Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs (MCACA): https://www.michiganbusiness.org/industries/mcaca/mcaca-grants/


National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) CAREShttps://www.neh.gov/program/neh-cares-cultural-organizations