The March 26, 2019 Preservation Interest Group meeting on the exhibition practices for libraries and archives was attended by 13 people representing 11 Capital District institutions.
Facilitators Ann C. Kearney and Karen E. Kiorpes, both from the University at Albany, provided and overview of best practices on a budget and opened the floor for questions on institutions' specific issues.
The next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, September 17, 2019, 9:30 - 11:00 am at CDLC. The topic will be Emergency Planning.
Temperature - 60-75 degrees Fahrenheit is best for objects and people.
Avoid exterior walls because of moisture and temperature fluctuations. If must use exterior walls, make sure items on display are not directly touching wall.
Tuesday, September 17, 2019, 9:30-11:00 am
The topic is Emergency Planning.
We will discuss organizing as a team to build and write your emergency plan for your library, archives and museum materials for more effective preparedness and response. Discussion will address the critical contents and design of a good plan for your library.
For more information and to register, visit https://cdlc.libcal.com/calendar/ig/Emergency_Planning