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The Regional Alliance for Preservation provides information and resources on preservation and conservation for cultural institutions and the public throughout the United States.


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Educational Opportunities 

    • Constructing book supports at a CCAHA workshop

RAP organizations offer training and educational programs for professional collections managers. Topics range from environmental monitoring and disaster planning and mitigation, to housekeeping for historic houses and preserving electronic records. Please click on an event for more details.

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Protecting Collections: Disaster Prevention, Planning, & Response

Presented by:  Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts

 
Description:  One of the most important steps a cultural institution can take to safeguard its collections is to be prepared in…

Picture This! Understanding Digital Image Capture

Presented by:  LYRASIS


Description:  This class taught in two, two-hour sessions over the course of two days. This online class will help you lay some of the basic groundwork needed…

Introduction to Preservation

Presented by:  LYRASIS


Description:  Preservation has a place in libraries of all types to extend the useful life of the collections and increase accessibility. Introduction to Preservation emphasizes preventive…

Digitization Basics

Presented by: Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts
 
Description: This workshop will help your institution get started in the development of a digital program.  The session includes discussion of…

Protecting Collections: Disaster Prevention, Planning, & Response

Presented by:  Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts

 
Description:  One of the most important steps a cultural institution can take to safeguard its collections is to be prepared in…

Digitization Basics

Presented by: Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts

 
Description: This workshop will help your institution get started in the development of a digital program.  The session includes discussion of…

Protecting Collections: Disaster Prevention, Planning, & Response

Presented by:  Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts

 
Description:  One of the most important steps a cultural institution can take to safeguard its collections is to be prepared in…

Establishing Emergency Response Networks for Cultural Collections

Presented by:  LYRASIS


Description:  Disasters big and small can affect buildings and the collections they hold at any time. In the crucial first hours, you shouldn’t have to worry about…

Metadata for CONTENTdm

Presented by:  LYRASIS


Description:  This two-hour online class will help you lay some of the basic groundwork needed to understand the Dublin core elements and to adapt the CONTENTdm administrative…

Introduction to Audio Visual Digitization

Presented by:  LYRASIS


Description:  This class will enable students to create an outline of a digital project management plan for audio visual collections and understand the resources available for next…

Introduction to Dublin Core Metadata

Presented by:  LYRASIS


Description:  This two-hour online class will help you lay some of the basic groundwork needed to implement Dublin Core metadata in your institution. For those familiar with…

Preserving Your Memories: Print and Digital Photographs

Presented by: Library of Congress

Description:
 Library staff highlight basic preservation measures one can do at home for digital and print photographs and share information on how to participate in the…

Rosenzweig Forum on Technology and the Humanities: Preserving and Interpreting Born-Digital Collections

Presented by: Library of Congress

Description:
 Presenters discuss how their organizations are acquiring, managing, analyzing, preserving and providing access to born-digital collections. The Rosenzweig Forum for the Digital Humanities is a…

Digitization Basics

Presented by: Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts

 
Description: This workshop will help your institution get started in the development of a digital program.  The session includes discussion of…

Preserving Family Collections – Free for Preservation Week!

Presented by:  Northeast Document Conservation Center
 
Description: Beginner. This webinar introduces participants to the basics of caring for their genealogical and family collections. Discussion will focus on the practical steps for…

Digitization Basics

Presented by: Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts

 
Description: This workshop will help your institution get started in the development of a digital program.  The session includes discussion of…

Preserving Your Memories: Traditional and Digital Albums and Scrapbooks

Presented by: Library of Congress

Description: Library staff highlight basic preservation measures one can do at home for digital and print albums, scrapbooks, and scrapbooking, and share information on how to…

Preserving Your Personal Digital Photographs

Presented by: Library of Congress

Description: The Library’s National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program presents information about learning to care for digital photos. Hosted by the Association for Library Collections…

Saving Oklahoma Treasures Collections Care Conference

The April 29-30 (Monday/Tuesday) Collections Care Conference provides hands-on and interactive training targeted to the needs of staff and volunteers of archives, libraries, and museums. Thanks to support from the Institute…

Basic Book Repair

Presented by: Northeast Document Conservation Center

 
Description: Beginner to Intermediate. This in-person workshop walks participants through the steps in managing a book repair program. Participants will gain hands-on experience in…