NCPC presents its first online workshop!
This two-part workshop will address both physical and intellectual control issues involved in scrapbook preservation. Beth Doyle, Head of the Conservation Services Department at Duke University Libraries and NCPC’s executive director will present the first session. Instruction will include information on care and handling and optimal storage environments, as well as stabilization techniques, such as interleaving and supportive housing. UNC’s Wilson Special Collections Library Technical Services staff will present the second session with a focus on accessioning, creating finding aids, and cataloging these unique composite objects.
- Where? Zoom’s meeting format will allow up to 15 participants to address questions specific to the collections they steward.
- When? Friday, October 16, 10 a.m. – noon and Friday, October 23, 10 a.m. – noon
- How Much? $20 for NCPC members, $30 for non-members
- Registration: click here
NCPC Cancellation and Refund Policy
All questions regarding registration should be directed to Adrienne Berney, NCPC Education Committee, firstname.lastname@example.org. All fees listed on the registration form are in US dollars. There is a cancellation fee of 10% of the Registration Fee up to 10 days before the workshop. No refunds are given for cancellations made within the 10 days prior to the workshop. NCPC Member Institutions may substitute a staff member in the event the registrant cannot attend. Please inform NCPC within 24 hours of the workshop if you will be sending a substitute. No other substitutions are permitted without the permission of NCPC. No refunds will be issued for no-shows. In the event that a workshop is canceled due to low attendance, adverse weather, or other causes beyond NCPC’s control, registrants will be notified and may opt to either have their registration fee applied to another class or conference, or have their fees refunded. NCPC accepts no responsibility in such cases beyond the refund of the workshop registration fees.
Workshop Wait List Policy
If a workshop is full, NCPC will maintain a wait list on a first-come first-served basis. You must register within 24 hours of notification to reserve your seat. The wait list will close 48 hours prior to the workshop, however NCPC reserves the right to add registrants within that period. NCPC reserves the right to add additional seats to a workshop at its discretion. In the event additional seats are added to a workshop, the next person on the wait list will be contacted and registrations accepted until the workshop is filled.
About the North Carolina Preservation Consortium
NCPC is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting the preservation of collections in libraries, museums, archives, and historic sites; monuments, memorials, and outdoor art; archaeological sites and collections; historic and cultural architecture; and private collections of family treasures. Learn more about NCPC at www.ncpreservation.org
If you are interested in hosting a workshop, please contact NCPC.
- Scrapbook Preservation (two-part online webinar), 10/16/20 and 10/23/20
- Hands On Disaster Recovery (Duke Homestead State HIstoric Site, Durham), 4/20/2020 Canceled due to Covid-19
- Digital Preservation Assessment (Durham County Library, Durham), 10/4/19)
- Photograph Preservation (Boyd Library, Sandhills Community College, Pinehurst), 9/13/19
- Paintings Conservation (NC Museum of Art, Raleigh), 8/1/2019
- Special Collections Book Preservation (UNC-Wilmington), 3/13/2019
- Intermediate Cemetery Preservation (Mooresville Public Library), 11/1-2/2018
- Basic Book Repair (Eastern Carolina University, Joyner Library), 9/21/2018
- Summer Storage Camp (Wake Forest University Museum of Anthropology), 7/30/2018
- Costume Mounts (Raleigh, NC), 5/21/18
- Historic Buildings Workshop (Wilmington, NC), 4/23/2018
- Disaster Planning, Response and Recovery (National Guard Museum, Raleigh), 11/6-7/2017
- Introduction to the Care of Historic Cemeteries (High Point Museum), 11/3/2017
- Intermediate Book Repair (Z. Smith Reynolds Library), 9/29/2017
- Preservation of Textiles (Page-Walker Arts and History Center), 9/8/2017
- Condition Reporting Workshop (NC Natural and Cultural Resources Western Office), 8/18/2017
- Boxmaking Workshop (Earl Scruggs Center), 7/28/2017
- Preservation of Scrapbooks (High Point Museum), 4/21/2017
- Care of Archaeological Collections (UNC-Chapel Hill), 3/13/2017
- Preserving the Historic Building, 7/20/2016
- Introduction to the Care of Historic Cemeteries, 7/22/2016