Collections Care Program Series:
Preservation Best Practices for Optimal Collections Care
When: Thursday, October 13, 2022 2:00 ET
Where: Virtual Zoom Meeting
Description: Archivists, collections managers, librarians, curators, and other staff involved in collections care must manage a variety of tasks, including implementation of collections management plans and policies, management of environmental control and storage conditions, and provision for the safe use and exhibition of collections. This program will provide participants with an overview of the preservation standards for the many aspects of collections care.
Instructor: Stephenie Schwartz Bailey, Education Program Manager & Preservation Consultant, CCAHA
This program is part of a series of collections care programs. Registration is free to all. Supported with funds by the New Jersey Historical Commission, this series of programs serves as part of NJAM’s Artifact Assessment Program.
After registering, you will receive a Confirmation Email and under “Additional Information” there will be instructions about how to register for the Zoom link. Then, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
The New Jersey Association of Museums received a project grant from the New Jersey Historical Commission, a division of the Department of State.
The Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts (CCAHA) is a nonprofit, full-service facility with experts in a range of disciplines. Located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and on the web at ccaha.org, we have been providing conservation and preservation services since 1977. Our mission is to provide expertise and leadership in the preservation of cultural heritage. Our conservators repair and stabilize books, photographs, and documents. Our preservation services staff works in the field, providing education programs and helping institutions plan for the future of their collections. We also offer digitization services, fundraising assistance, framing, and more.
Our clients range from private individuals to large museums to volunteer-run historical societies.
We work to meet our mission every day by bringing a thoughtful approach to every project we undertake. How can we help you?