Instructional Videos for specimen storage - on Vimeo

Created By Alan Zdinak

Released Dec 20, 2015

These videos are part of a pilot project to create a library of clips demonstrating state-of-the-art fossil preparation techniques. The clips are produced, presented and vetted by museum professionals.

The pilot was funded by the Hix Preparators' Grant from the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology.

Education and advocacy to improve ethics, standards, and practices in paleontology


Back to Basics Video Series

2016 Annual Meeting from the  inColorado Springs, CO

Defining the Professional Vertebrate Fossil Preparator: Essential Competencies

14 critical skills/capabilities related to fossil preparation all professionals, volunteers, and amatuers should follow

The platform presentations were recorded and edited by Alan Zdinak.

Check back for additional videos still in editing.