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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Registration Now Open: Core Symposium on the Future of Library Binding

  • 1.  Registration Now Open: Core Symposium on the Future of Library Binding

    Posted Jan 12, 2022 11:15 AM
    Registration is now open for the Symposium on the Future of Library Binding. Sponsored by the Core Preservation Administrators Interest Group and the Core Preservation Standards & Practices Committee.

    Join us on Wednesday January 26th, 1-5 EST, 12-4 CST, 10-2 PST Click or tap if you trust this link." data-linkindex="0" data-ogsc="">

    *Please note that the times listed on the registration site are Central Standard Time*
    *Registration is free but required in order to receive the meeting link*

    Schedule and Speakers 

    • 1:00pm EST – The State of the Industry
      • Michael Foley,  Director of the University of California Library Bindery
    • 2:00pm EST - Binding Standards
      • Eltoro Davis, Binding and Collections Care Division, at the Library of Congress
      • Eric Monroe, Head, Scientific Library Section, Preservation Research and Testing Division at the Library of Congress
      • Jacob Nadal, Director for Preservation at Library of Congress
    • 3:00 EST Library Binding in Practice: Library Perspectives and Open Discussion 
      • Andy Hart, MacDonald Director of Preservation, University of Pennsylvania Libraries and Co-Chair of the Preservation Standards & Practices Committee 
      • Karen O'Connell, Coordinator of the Arkansas Center for the Book, Arkansas State Library and Co-Chair of the Preservation Standards & Practices Committee
      • Holly Prochaska, Preservation Librarian, University of Cincinnati Libraries 
      • Shannon Zachary, Head, Department of Preservation and Conservation, University of Michigan Library

    Hope to see you there,

    Miriam Nelson | Director of the Mahn Center for Archives and Special Collections, Preservation & Digital Initiatives | OHIO University Libraries | Athens, Ohio | 740.593.0715 | | she/her/hers