Since 2006, COSTEP MA has worked with a range of public and private, non-profit cultural institutions and agencies in the state, as well as a range of federal, state, and municipal emergency management agencies.

Academic and Research Libraries/Consortia

  • Harvard University Library Preservation Services
  • Boston Public Library
  • Smith College

Local Emergency Managers and Municipal Staffs

  • City of Salem
  • Massachusetts Town Clerks Association
  • Boston: Mayor’s Office of Emergency Preparedness

Built Heritage

  • Historic New England
  • Preservation Massachusetts
  • Massachusetts Historical Commission
  • National Trust for Historic Preservation
  • Association for Preservation Technology International (APT)


  • New England Museum Association (NEMA)

Historical Societies, Historic Homes, Small Museums

  • Massachusetts Historical Society (MHS)
  • Bostonian Society
  • House of Seven Gables Museum

Library/Archive/Museum Preservation Services and Organizations

  • Northeast Document Conservation Center (NEDCC)
  • Foundation of the Advancement in Conservation (FAIC)
  • New England Conservation Association (NECA)

Federal Agencies

  • Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
  • National Weather Service (NWS)
  • National Parks Service (Historic Architecture
  • Conservation and Engineering Center (HACE)
  • Heritage Emergency National Task Force (HENTF)
  • National Archives and Records Administration (Waltham).

Massachusetts Agencies

  • Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA)
  • Massachusetts Archives
  • Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners (MBLC)
  • State Library of Massachusetts
  • Massachusetts Library System (MLS)

Recovery Vendors