CARE AND DISPLAY OF BOOKS WORKSHOP - Monday 15th April 2013. The Natural History Museum, London. *LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE*
This workshop introduces the key elements of good practice for the care and display of books through a series of presentations, videos and practical sessions. This introductory course, led by NHM Library staff, is suitable for Library staff and Archivists and all those with responsibility for book collections.
Subjects included in the workshop:
• Threats to Library collections
• The structure of books
• Book curation
• Basic book repair
• Bindings: materials and spine structures
• Temporary book display
Venue: Natural History Museum
Time: 10.00am – 5.00pm.
The course fee of £175 includes tea, coffee and lunch. Please advise us of any special dietary requirements.
Please contact us for a booking form:
Library & Archives
The Natural History Museum