Services and Forms
The Center has a strict policy when accessioning new collections or entering into curation contracts. New collections delivered to the Center must contain a site report, master catalog, information about inadvertent discoveries, a list of deaccessioned items with supplementary documentation, and conveyance documents. Click here for a document with instructions on Collection’s Preparation Guidelines. As well, the following links will provide you with information on preparing your collection.
COLLECTION PREPARATION GUIDELINES
Everything you need to know to make your archaeological collections curation-ready.
Click button for a PDF version – Collection Preparation Guidelines
Accession Agreement 2015– Use this form when you are submitting a collection for curation and the owner is transferring ownership to the Center.
Curation Agreement – Use this form when the collection owner is retaining ownership of the collection.
Transfer Agreement – Use this form when the collection is from a Federal or governmental agency.
Receipt of Collection– Print this form on your company letterhead and include it with your collection upon delivery.
The San Diego Archaeological Center has archival-quality curation supplies available for purchase.
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A listing of vendors providing archival-quality curation products at reasonable prices.
To contact us by mail:
San Diego Archaeological Center
16666 San Pasqual Valley Road
Escondido, CA 92027-7001
Telephone: (760) 291-0370
Fax: (760) 291-0371
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