Core Preservation Administration Interest Group

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Purpose: Focuses on both broad and specific preservation issues in libraries. Topics encompass physical collections generally, and occasionally digital preservation issues. We serve academic, public, special, and other types of libraries.

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This interest group is part of Core's Metadata and Collections Section.

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Call for Proposals: Promoting Preservation Interest Group, ALA IG Week

  • 1.  Call for Proposals: Promoting Preservation Interest Group, ALA IG Week

    Posted Jan 06, 2022 12:58 PM

    Core Promoting Preservation Interest Group invites speakers to submit a proposal for the upcoming ALA Interest Group Week, March 7-11, 2022. The PPIG session will be held virtually on Wednesday, March 9, at 11:00am Central time.

    Proposals should focus on preservation-related outreach, engagement, and education. Possible topics might include case studies or current projects, challenges and lessons learned, the impact of the pandemic, etc. Sessions should be 15-20 minutes, and could take the form of a presentation, panel discussion, or interactive (virtual) group activity.

    We encourage participation from anyone with an interest in the topic, regardless of experience level or training. Core and ALA membership is not required. Visit the Core website to learn more about the Promoting Preservation Interest Group.

    To apply, please submit this form by Februrary 4th, 2022. If you have any questions, please contact Shelby Strommer at

    Thank you!

    Shelby Strommer
    Collections Care Coordinator
    University of Illinois Library