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PRESERVATION 101
PRESERVATION BASICS FOR PAPER AND MEDIA COLLECTIONS


Preservation 101 was developed with funding from the Institute of Museum and Library Services and is supported in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities. Designed as an introductory course, it grounds participants in the theory and practice of preserving library and archival collections.   

The online course includes these topics:

Session 1:  Introduction to Preservation
Session 2 : The Building and Environment
Session 3:  Caring for Collections
Session 4:  Caring for Paper Collections
Session 5:  Care and Handling of Photographs
Session 6:  Media Collections
Session 7:  Reformatting and Digitization
Session 8:  Emergency Preparedness
Session 9:  Building a Preservation Program
Session 10: The Preservation Assessment Review

NEDCC is pleased to offer Preservation 101 in two newly revised formats:

ONLINE
TEXTBOOK
ONLINE COURSE 
NEXT SESSION
January 2018

  

QUESTIONS?

Contact: Ann Marie Willer, Director of Preservation Services, amwiller@nedcc.org, 978-470-1010 ext. 223.

 


NEDCC is grateful for support from the National Endowment for the Humanities for its training programs, outreach activities, and web resources.

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(Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in these resources do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.)