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 2014

Next
Su M T W Th F S
30 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
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 77 events for 2014

Understanding Copyright for Digital Projects

 Presented by:  Northeast Document Conservation Center


Brief Description: Cultural heritage institutions have a mission to make their collections accessible to the public; they also have a responsibility to protect…

Care and Handling of Paper-Based Collections

 Presented by:  Northeast Document Conservation Center


Brief Description: An introduction to the preservation of paper-based collections, this live webinar focuses on books, documents and photographs. It will include information…

Protecting Collections: Disaster Prevention, Planning and Response (Part I, Millville, NJ)

Presented By: Conservation Center for Art and historic Artifacts


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

Writing Your Preservation Assistance Grant

 Presented by:  Northeast Document Conservation Center


Brief Description: This live webinar covers the issues that should be considered when preparing to submit an NEH Preservation Assistance Grant.  Emphasis will…

Protecting Collections: Disaster Prevention, Planning and Response (Part I, Hasbrouck Heights, NJ)

Presented By: Conservation Center for Art and historic Artifacts


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

Introduction to PREMIS: Brown Bag Session

 Presented by:  Northeast Document Conservation Center


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

Fundraising and Promoting

Presented by: The Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts


Description: The nonprofit fundraising landscape is changing rapidly.  While some old sources of support appear to be fading, new opportunities are…

Fundraising and Promoting

Presented by: The Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts


Description: The nonprofit fundraising landscape is changing rapidly.  While some old sources of support appear to be fading, new opportunities are…

Fundraising and Promoting

 Presented by: The Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts


Description: The nonprofit fundraising landscape is changing rapidly.  While some old sources of support appear to be fading, new opportunities…

Fundraising and Promoting

 Presented by: The Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts


Description: The nonprofit fundraising landscape is changing rapidly.  While some old sources of support appear to be fading, new opportunities…

Protecting Collections: Disaster Prevention, Planning and Response (Part II, Millville, NJ)

 Presented By: Conservation Center for Art and historic Artifacts


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

Care and Handling of Scrapbooks

Presented by:  Northeast Document Conservation Center
 

Brief Description: This live webinar covers the issues to be addressed to provide the best level of care for scrapbook collections. The webinar…

Protecting Collections: Disaster Prevention, Planning and Response (Part II, Hasbrouck Heights, NJ)

Presented By: Conservation Center for Art and historic Artifacts


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

Introduction to TEI: Brown Bag Session

 Presented by:  Northeast Document Conservation Center


Brief Description: This live webinar offers a deeper exploration of TEI for Libraries, providing information on its history and uses, and resources for…

Creating Long-Lasting Color Prints From Digital Files

 Presented by:  Northeast Document Conservation Center


Brief Description: Color prints made from digital files are not considered preservation quality. Currently there are no standards for longevity regarding digital images;…

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…

Beginner's Guide to Digitizing Collections

 Presented by:  Northeast Document Conservation Center


Brief Description: This webinar covers digitization of family and personal collections, including documents and photographs. Participants will learn what types of scanning projects…

Integrated Pest Management for Cultural Institutions (Philadelphia, PA)

Presented By: The Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts


Description: Learn how to eradicate pests and keep your collections pest-free without resorting to dangerous chemicals. This workshop will cover all…

Protecting Collections: Disaster Prevention, Planning, and Response Part I (Altoona, PA)

Presented By: Conservation Center for Art and historic Artifacts


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

Conducting a Risk Assessment

Presented By: Wisconsin Historical Society


Description: This 1-day workshop is the first in a series of disaster preparedness and response workshops offered in 2014 as part of Wisconsin’s IMLS Connecting to…