National Archives of Australia An excellent site with advice on caring for books, maps, documents etc. The site also includes valuable information on recovering paper which has been fire and flood damaged and links to suppliers of archival papers, tapes, boxes etc.
Bibliographical Society - London The Bibliographical Society was founded in 1892 to promote and encourage study and research in historical, analytical, descriptive and textual bibliography.
CERL CERL seeks to share resources and expertise between research libraries with a view to improving access to, as well as exploitation and preservation of the European printed heritage in the hand-press period (up to c. 1830).
Index Possessorum Incunabulorum (IPI) Find personal and corporate owners of incunabula. While CERL is working towards the full integration of IPI data into the CERL Thesaurus, this full-text search has been made available.
The British Armorial Bindings A comprehensive catalogue of all the coats of arms, crests, and other heraldic devices that have been stamped by British owners on the outer covers of their books, together with the bibliographical sources of the stamps.
Incunabula Short Title Catalogue (ISTC) The Incunabula Short Title Catalogue is the international database of 15th-century European printing created by the British Library with contributions from institutions worldwide.
Material Evidence in Incunabula MEI is a database specifically designed to record and search the material evidence of 15th-century printed books: ownership, decoration, binding, manuscript annotations, stamps, prices, etc.
Gesamtkatalog der Wiegendrucke The Gesamtkatalog der Wiegendrucke, is an ongoing work of the Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin with the aim of building and maintaining an index of reference sources for 15th century books.
The Centre for the Study of the Book The Centre for the Study of the Book provides a common ground for scholars and librarians with shared interests in understanding, documenting, and interpreting the intellectual and material history of the book.