RAP

REGIONAL
ALLIANCE for
PRESERVATION

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


Previous

December 2013

Next
Su M T W Th F S
01 02 03 04 05 06 07
08 09 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31 01 02 03 04
Today

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.

You are viewing 144 events for 2013

Identification and Preservation of Prints

Presented by: Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts

 
Description:  Prints date from a wide range of eras, represent many different genres, and include an incredible variety of themes. The…

Starting Right: Digital Project Management (Live Webinar)

Date: 7/25, 26/13

 
Start Time:    11am ET                 
 
End Time:     1pm ET   
 
Presented by: LYRASIS
 
Brief Description:
This class is taught in two, two-hour sessions over the course of…

Project Management and Workflow for Digitization Projects


Date: 7/29/13
 
Start Time: 11am ET                 
 
End Time: 1pm ET   
 
Presented by: LYRASIS
 
Brief Description:
In this two-hour live online class, we will discuss the issues to consider and questions…

Preserving Your Photographic Collections

Presented by: Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts

 
Description: Photographic media are sensitive materials that require special housing to ensure their longevity. This workshop will examine suitable housing supplies, including…

Preserving Your Photographic Collections

Presented by: Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts

 
Description: Photographic media are sensitive materials that require special housing to ensure their longevity. This workshop will examine suitable housing supplies, including…

Establishing Emergency Response Networks for Cultural Collections (Live Webinar)

Date: 8/20/13

 
Start Time: 2pm ET                   
 
End Time: 4pm ET       
 
Presented by: LYRASIS
 
Brief Description:
Disasters big and small can affect buildings and the collections they hold at any…

Picture This! Understanding Digital Image Capture (Live Webinar)


Date: 8/21/13
 
Start Time: 11am ET                 
 
End Time: 1pm ET   
 
Presented by: LYRASIS
 
Brief Description:
This class taught in two, two-hour sessions over the course of two days.…

Personal Digital Preservation: Bigger than a Shoebox (Live Webinar)

Date: 8/21/13

 
Start Time: 2pm ET                   
 
End Time: 4pm ET       
 
Presented by: LYRASIS
 
Brief Description:
For many of us, our correspondence, diaries, research, family photographs, oral histories, and personal…

Preserving Your Photographic Collections

Presented by: Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts

 
Description: Photographic media are sensitive materials that require special housing to ensure their longevity. This workshop will examine suitable housing supplies, including…

Developing a Disaster Plan (Live Webinar)


 

Date: 8/22/13, 8/29/13, 9/5/13
 
Start Time: 4pm ET                  
 
End Time: 6pm ET    
 
Presented by: LYRASIS
 
Brief Description: All libraries, archives and museums need knowledgeable staff and advanced…

Introduction to Dublin Core Metadata (Live Webinar)


Date: 8/23/13
 
Start Time:    11am ET                 
 
End Time:     1pm ET   
 
Presented by: LYRASIS
 
Brief Description:
This two-hour online class will help you lay some of the basic groundwork…

Preservation 101 Course

Presented by:  Northeast Document Conservation Center

 
Description: Beginner. Designed as an introductory course, Preservation 101 grounds participants in the theory and practice of preserving library and archival collections. Beginning with an…

Protecting Cultural Collections: Disaster Prevention, Preparedness, Response and Recovery

 Presented by: California Association of Museums


Brief Description: The Californians Connecting to Collections Project (C3) is a two-year, statewide preservation project that provides information, education, and training to California heritage…

Preservation of Photographic Materials (Live Webinar)

Presented by: LYRASIS

 
Brief Description:
Photographic materials present significant preservation concerns in cultural heritage collections. They are often heavily used and are fragile and susceptible to damage due to improper handling…

Introduction to Preservation (Live Webinar)

Presented by: LYRASIS
 
Brief 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 measures…

Oral Histories: Care and Preservation from the Start (Live Webinar)

Presented by: LYRASIS

 
Popularity of oral histories has been increasing since the mid 20th century when they were used as a research tool to discover the stories of the people behind…

Digitization for Small Institutions (Live Webinar)

Presented by: LYRASIS

 
Brief Description:
Participants will work with the instructor to answer a series of questions designed to help them start a digitization program. The class is based on a…

Caring for Originals During Scanning Projects (Live Webinar)

Presented by: LYRASIS

 
This class will review the basics of materials care and handling of paper based collections and explores how digitization provides an opportunity to stabilize, re-house and even repair…

Beginner's Guide to Photograph Preservation

Presented by:  Northeast Document Conservation Center
 

Brief Description: This live webinar provides an introduction to identification, deterioration, and preservation of photographic prints and negatives. The instructor will provide basic…

Introduction to Digital Audio (Live Webinar)

Presented by: LYRASIS

 
Brief Description:
This class taught in two, two-hour sessions over the course of two days will enable students to create an outline of a digital project management plan…