Forum Library

Forum Library

Browse the extensive library to delve into the latest blog posts and series, browse our newest webinars, or catch up on recent Forum Journal issues—or to read Journal articles from as far back as 1990! Alternately, use the archives—and their innovative search feature—to find what you’re looking for among more than 1,600 materials, all geared toward preservation leaders.


Doing research in preservation? Use the search (the magnifying icon at the top of the page) to search all of our libraries at once and filter by keyword and subject matter.


Latest Issue of Forum Journal
Intangible Heritage

FJIntangibleHeritageThis issue of Forum Journal focuses on how to preserve cultural heritage in the absence of historic places that represent that heritage. Articles focus on specific communities and the efforts to preserve intangible heritage, as well as more general explorations of the topic. Articles included are about intangible heritage in African American, Latinx, Vietnamese American, immigrant, and coal mining communities throughout America in places as disparate as San Diego; Pennsylvania Coal Country; Minneapolis, Minnesota; and Arlington, Virginia.

Note: For a short period of time, all of our Forum Journal issues are open to the public.

Watch a TrustLive

Marquee presentations at the annual PastForward Conference, including a talk by thought leaders and new voices followed by a TalkBack segment with additional topic experts contributing their ideas and experiences and engaging attendees.


Browse Libraries

Amidst the various resources we have on this site there are a few specific libraries dedicated to particular resources.