Full Report By Section

Download the compiled report (3.2 MB PDF) here, or download chapters below:

Introduction and Acknowledgements and Executive Summary (204 KB PDF)
Chapter 1: Heritage Health Index Development (76 KB PDF)
Chapter 2: Methodology (100 KB PDF)
Chapter 3: Characteristics of Collecting Institutions in the United States (292 KB PDF)
Chapter 4: Condition of Collections (856 KB PDF)
Chapter 5: Collections Environment (300 KB PDF)
Chapter 6: Collections Storage (160 KB PDF)
Chapter 7: Emergency Planning and Security (304 KB PDF)
Chapter 8: Preservation Staffing and Activities (360 KB PDF)
Chapter 9: Preservation Expenditures and Funding (300 KB PDF)
Chapter 10: Intellectual Control and Assessment (340 KB PDF)

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A. Institutional Advisory Committee Members (24 KB PDF)
B. Working Group Members (40 KB PDF)
C. Heritage Preservation Board Members (32 KB PDF)
D. Sources Consulted in Identifying the Heritage Health Index Study Population (60 KB PDF)
E. Heritage Health Index Participants (164 KB PDF)
F. Heritage Health Index Survey Instrument, Instructions, and Frequently Asked Questions (228 KB PDF)
G. Selected Bibliography of Sources Consulted in Planning the Heritage Health Index (80 KB PDF)
H. N Values for Data Shown in Report Figures (56 KB)