Preservation Week 2014: Caring for Your Home Book and Paper Collections

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NYPL’s Head of Conservation Treatment will give tips on how individuals and families can care for their personal treasures. This presentation will focus on proper housing and storage of collections in a home environment, providing simple advice that anyone can follow to prolong the life of books and paper documents, including what to do in the case of an emergency, such as a natural disaster. Please note that no conservation treatments will be demonstrated in this session.

This presentation is one in a series of public events sponsored by The New York Public Library Barbara Goldsmith Preservation Division as part of the American Library Association’s Preservation Week.

Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 1:00pm
Margaret Liebman Berger Forum, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street, NYC
The New York Public Library