Affiliated Organizations


American Alliance Of Museums
The Mission of this not-for-profit Association is to represent the museum community, address its needs, and enhance its ability to serve the public.

American Association Of State And Local History
The American Association for State and Local History provides leadership service, and support for its members, who preserve and interpret state and local history in order to make the past more meaningful in American Society.

Conservation Online
CoOL, a project of the Preservation Department of Stanford University Libraries, is a full text library of conservation information, covering a wide spectrum of topics of interest to those involved with the conservation of library, archives and museum materials.

Conserve O Gram
The Museum Management Program (MMP) is part of the National Center for Cultural Resources Stewardship and Partnership Programs that provides national program support functions for park resources and advises the Associate Director, Cultural Resource Stewardship and Partnership in Washington, DC, on policy.

Gerald R. Ford Conservation Center
The Gerald R. Ford Conservation Center is a regional conservation center for the care of cultural materials. It was founded in 1995, as the newest division of the Nebraska State Historical Society.

Institute Of Museum And Library Sciences
The Institute of Museum and Library Services is an independent Federal grant-making agency dedicated to creating and sustaining a nation of learners by helping libraries and museums serve their communities.

Midwest Art Conservation Center
An Art Conservation resource for cultural and professional institutions and individuals.

Mountain Plains Museum Association
The Mountain-Plains Museums Association (MPMA) is a regional museum association that provides professional serves to ten states: Colorado, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas and Wyoming. It was established in 1953.

Museum Store Association
MSA is a nonprofit, international association organized to advance the success of cultural commerce and of the professionals engaged in it. By encouraging high standards of professional competence and conduct, MSA helps retail professionals at cultural institutions better serve their organizations and the public.

Northern States Conservation Center
Providing collection care, preservation and conservation treatment services to collectors and collecting institutions.

Preserve South Dakota
Preserve South Dakota champions preservation of Historic Places through education, advocacy, and assistance.

South Dakota Humanities Council
The South Dakota Humanities Council explores and promotes state, regional and national programs focusing on ideas, history, and culture.