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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.

You are viewing 14 events for November 2013

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…

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 Issues for Small Museums and Family Custodians

 Presented by:  Maine Historical Society


Brief Description: Are you working with a local historical organization holding a collection of documents and objects, or taking care of important family papers…

Giving Voice: Interpreting & Preserving Oral Histories

Presented by:  The Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts


Brief Description: With countless advances made in audiovisual technology during the 20th century, libraries, archives, museums, and historical societies, as…

Preservation for Limited Budgets

 Presented by:  Northeast Document Conservation Center


Brief Description: This workshop provides practical information for the care and handling of collections in small historical organizations, small museums, and local historical…

Identification and Care of Photographs

Presented by:  New Hampshire Historical Society


Brief Description: This hands-on workshop offers an introduction to the preservation of photographs, including their identification, deterioration, and care.
Participants will learn how to…

Identification and Care of Photographs

Presented by:  New Hampshire Historical Society


Brief Description: This hands-on workshop offers an introduction to the preservation of photographs, including their identification, deterioration, and care.
Participants will learn how to…

On the Shelf: The Protective Enclosure Dilemma

 Presented by:  Northeast Document Conservation Center


Brief Description: Institutions are tasked with caring for their collections in many ways but increased pressures on both budgets and staff can make…

Digital Disaster Planning

 Presented by:  Northeast Document Conservation Center


Brief Description: Disaster plans are just as important for digital collections as they are for analog collections. This webinar introduces the elements of…

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…

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

Presented by: LYRASIS

 
Brief Description:
For many of us, our correspondence, diaries, research, family photographs, oral histories, and personal expressions are created and saved in a variety of digital forms on…

Introduction to PBCore: Brown Bag Session

 Presented by:  Northeast Document Conservation Center


Brief Description: This live webinar offers a deeper exploration of PBCore, providing information on its history and uses, and resources for further investigation.…

Coping With Mold Outbreaks

 Presented by:  Northeast Document Conservation Center


Brief Description: This live webinar will cover the various types of mold and the criteria and parameters for mold development, with a special…