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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.


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Today

Preserving Family Collections

 Presented by:  Northeast Document Conservation Center


Brief Description: This live webinar introduces participants to the basics of caring for their genealogical and family collections. Discussion focuses on practical steps for the preservation of papers, photographs, books, textiles, and audiovisual materials so that future generations can appreciate your family's experiences, heritage, and history. Methods for the safe display, storage, and care of some of the most common items in family collections will also be addressed.

This webinar is offered as part of Preservation Week. Additional Preservation Week events can be found here: http://www.ala.org/alcts/confevents/preswk/events-speakers, and resources related to preservation can be found here: http://atyourlibrary.org/passiton.

Who should attend?

Anyone interested in learning simple steps for care of personal or family collections is encouraged to participate. This webinar is intended for those with no previous preservation training.

Registration deadline: April 29, 2014
Maximum class size: 95
Class level: Beginner

REGISTER NOW          


Location: Live Webinar, 2:00 pm Eastern


Speaker: Jessica Bitely, NEDCC Preservation Specialist 


Fee(s): Free