Saturday, April 27th, 2013
3rd Floor, Lied Library
This year, University Libraries will participating in National Preservation Week. Libraries all over the country will present events, activities, and resources that highlight what we can do, individually and together, to preserve our personal and shared collections.
In honor of Preservation Week, University Libraries will be hosting a Preservation Open House on the 3rd floor of the Lied Library. Our focus this year will be RARE BOOK COLLECTING, and our event will feature a panel discussion. Experts will be sharing stories and experiences about working with rare books.
This local event is FREE and open to the public.
RARE BOOK COLLECTING, Panel Discussion
2:00-4:00 pm with featured speakers:
PETER MICHEL, Head of Exhibits, University Libraries
"UNLV's Rare Book Collection in Special Collections."
REBECCA ROMNEY, Manager, Bauman Rare Books
"Introduction to Rare Books & the Rare Book Market"
MICHAEL FRAZIER, Conservator, University Libraries
"Preservation Issues: Keeping Your Collection Safe."
TOUR OF SPECIAL COLLECTIONS
Directly following the Panel Discussion.