Guidance for Specific Project Types

Survey

        Secretary of the Interior's Standards for Identification
        Secretary of the Interior's Standards for Evaluation
        Researching a Historic Property
        Reconnaissance-Level Survey Related Report Requirements
        Intensive-Level Survey Report Requirements


Registration

National Register Bulletins
The National Park Service Bulletin series provides guidance on how to nominate properties to the National Register. The series is divided into four sections: the Basics, Property Types, Technical Assistance, and General Guidance.

Bulletin 15 - How to Apply the National Register Criteria for Evaluation
Bulletin 16a - How to Complete the National Register Registration Form
Bulletin 16b - How to Complete the National Register Multiple Property Documentation Form
Bulletin 18 - How to Evaluate and Nominate Designated Historic Landscapes
Bulletin 22 - How to Evaluate and Nominate Potential National Register Properties that Have Achieved Significance within the Last 50 Years
Bulletin 23 - How to Improve the Quality of Photos for National Register Nominations
Bulletin 24 - Guidelines for Local Surveys: A Basis for Preservation Planning
Bulletin 28 - Using the UTM Grid System to Record Historic Sites
Bulletin 30 - How to Identity, Evaluate, and Register Rural Historic Landscapes
Bulletin 32 - Guidelines for Evaluating and Documenting Properties Associated with Significant Persons
Bulletin 39 - Researching a Historic Property
Bulletin 41 - How to Evaluate and Nominate Cemeteries and Burial Places
Bulletin 42 - Evaluating and Nominating Historic Mining Sites

Secretary of the Interior's Standards for Identification
Secretary of the Interior's Standards for Evaluation

Planning

Secretary of the Interior's Standards for Preservation Planning

Sample Historic Preservation Plans

Ohio's Statewide Historic Preservation Plan:
A Future for Ohio's Past: A Historic Preservation Plan for Ohioans 2010-2014

Some Things to Consider in Publishing Design Guidelines for Your Community

Pre-Development and Development

Secretary of the Interior's Standards for Architectural and Engineering Documentation
Secretary of the Interior's Standards for Historical Documentation
Secretary of the Interior's Standards for Rehabilitation
Illustrated Guidelines for Rehabilitating Historic Buildings
Historic Structure and Historic Landscape Report Outline
Feasibility Study Key Components
Covenant/Historic Preservation Agreement

Public Education and Other Projects

Sample Historic Preservation brochure

Sample Historic District Walking Tour

Sample Design Guidelines