Basics of Archival Storage

Location
Rochester Regional Library Council Training Room
390 Packett's Landing
Fairport, NY 14450

Date/Time
Date: 03/20/14
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This is the fourth session in our Archives Boot Camp series.

Basics of Archival Storage
This session will cover the basics of archival storage, including archival supplies, environmental controls, and building & construction issues. We’ll also discuss specifics such as heating and cooling systems, proper lighting, and storage recommendations from the Society of American Archivists and New York State.

Jeremy Linden is the Senior Preservation Environment Specialist for the Image Permanence Institute. He is primarily involved in the environmental management activities of IPI and works closely with colleagues in libraries, archives and museums on issues of material preservation, mechanical system performance, energy-saving and sustainability. Jeremy earned an MLS in Information Studies and an MA in History from the University of Maryland, and a BA in History from Vassar College. A certified archivist, Jeremy has over 10 years experience working in archives, museums and historical societies. His interests include birding, hiking, hunting, and gardening – if it gets him outside, he’s happy.

Fees:
FREE to RRLC & NY 3Rs members
$35 to non-members

More information: rrlc.org/events/archival-storage/

Date: 
Thu, 03/20/2014 - 13:00 - 16:00