Preservation Week

Dear Donia

Ask preservation expert Donia Conn questions about preserving your family photos, letters, or documents.

Roxane Gay

2020 Preservation Week Honorary Chair

Saving Your Stuff

Get quick tips for taking care of your precious items.

April 26 - May 2, 2020

Preservation Resources Events

Saving Your Stuff

Get advice: Learn how to care for your items

Disaster recovery

Attend one of this year's free webinars

Get started with preservation

Preservation Week 2020: Preserving Oral History

Plan a Preservation Week Event:

Follow the conversation with #preswk

About Preservation Week Communities and News

What is Preservation Week?

Why do we need Preservation Week?

How can we raise awareness of the need for preservation of collections of all kinds? Support Preservation Week through: 

Preservation close to home

Preservation for military families; kids; and families

2020 Honorary Chair, Roxane Gay

Future Preservation Week Dates:

2020: April 26–May 2
2021: April 25–May 1
2022: April 24–April 30