POLICY DOCUMENTS, STANDARDS & GUIDELINES

Core Data Index to Historic Buildings and Monuments of the Architectural Heritage (standard adopted by the Council of Europe in 1995), in Documenting the Cultural Heritage, edited by Robin Thornes and John Bold (1998), Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Trust.
archives.icom.museum/objectid/heritage/core.html

ICOMOS: Principles for the Recording of Monuments, Groups of Buildings and Sites (1996). www.icomos.org/charters/archives-e.pdf

Information and documentation: a reference ontology for the interchange of cultural heritage information (ISO 21127:2006) by International Organization for Standardization (2006), Geneva: International Organization for Standardization. www.cidoc-crm.org/

International Core Data Standard for Archaeological Sites and Monuments (standard adopted by CIDOC Archaeological Sites Working Group in 1995), in Documenting the Cultural Heritage, edited by Robin Thornes and John Bold (1998), Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Trust.
archives.icom.museum/object-id/heritage/int.html

MIDAS Heritage—The UK Historic Environment Data Standard by English Heritage (2012), Swindon, UK: English Heritage.
www.english-heritage.org.uk/publications/midas-heritage/

UNESCO: Recommendation Concerning the Protection, at National Level, of the Cultural and Natural Heritage (1972).
portal.unesco.org/en/ev.php-URL _ID=13087&URL _DO=DO_TOPIC&URL _SECTION =201.html

UNESCO: Second Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict (1999). portal.unesco.org/en/ev.php-URL _ID=15207&URL _DO=DO_TOPIC&URL _SECTION =201.html

ONLINE RESOURCES, ORGANIZATIONS, & NETWORKS

Archaeology Data Service/Digital Antiquity Guides to Good Practice
guides.archaeologydataservice.ac.uk/

Forum on Information Standards in Heritage
fishforum.weebly.com/index.html

Heritage Data: Linked Data Vocabularies for Cultural Heritage
www.heritagedata.org/blog/

ICOM International Committee for Documentation (CIDOC)
network.icom.museum/cidoc/

ICOMOS International Committee on Heritage Documentation (CIPA)
cipa.icomos.org/

Informing the Future of the Past: Guidelines for Historic Environment Records
archaeologydataservice.ac.uk/ifp/
These guidelines, edited by Paul Gilman and Martin Newman, have been developed to assist those who manage, work in, and use historic environment records (HERs).

BOOKS, JOURNALS, & CONFERENCES

Architectural Heritage: Inventory and Documentation Methods in Europe: Proceedings, European Colloquy Organised by the Council of Europe and the French Ministry for Education and Culture — Direction du patrimoine, Nantes, 28–31 October 1992 by the Council of Europe (1993), Strasbourg: Council of Europe Press.
www.coe.int/t/dg4/cultureheritage/heritage/resources/Publications/Pat_PA_28_en.pdf

City Inventories by Francesco Siravo, in Recording, Documentation, and Information Management for the Conservation of Heritage Places: Illustrated Examples, edited by Rand Eppich and Amel Chabbi (2007), Los Angeles: Getty Conservation Institute.
www.getty.edu/conservation/publications_resources/pdf_ publications/pdf/illustrated_examples4.pdf

Documenting the Cultural Heritage, edited by Robin Thornes and John Bold (1998), Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Trust.
archives.icom.museum/objectid/heritage/fore.html

Guidance on Inventory and Documentation of the Cultural Heritage, Document Prepared by the Ad hoc Group for Inventory and Documentation within the Technical Co-operation and Consultancy Programme by the Council of Europe (2009), Strasbourg: Council of Europe Publishing.

Introduction to Controlled Vocabularies: Terminology for Art, Architecture, and Other Cultural Works by Patricia Harpring (2010), Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Trust.
www.getty.edu/research/publications/electronic_publications/intro_controlled_vocab/

The Inventory of the Historic City of Sana'a: A Tool for Urban Conservation by Daniele Pini (2008), Paris: UNESCO World Heritage Centre.
whc.unesco.org/uploads/activities/documents/activity-569-1.pdf

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