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Library & Archives

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CARE AND DISPLAY OF BOOKS WORKSHOP – Tuesday 4 November 2014, The Natural History Museum, London.

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 workshop is suitable for Library staff and Archivists and all those with responsibility for book collections.

Topics covered include:

• threats to library collections
• the structure of books
• curation
• preservation
• display of books

The workshop is led by Museum Library Staff and will be held in the Boardroom at the Natural History Museum. It starts at 10.00am and will finish at 5.00pm.  The course fee of £175 includes morning and afternoon tea and lunch, and a tour of the Library’s Rare Books Room.


For more information and to book please see the attached document.