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Tuesday, June 4 • 9:30am - 10:45am
T3: Preservation Basics

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This hands-on session will explore basic preservation techniques that are easy to implement, low-cost, and useful in all types of libraries. Session participants will rotate between four stations to learn about care for photographs, care for paper-based material, book repair, and custom box-making. Each station will include a small hands-on activity.

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Mandi Schwarz

Library Technical Assistant - Electronic Resources, University of Northern British Columbia
Mandi graduated from the Information Management and Library Technologies program at MacEwan University in 2007, and has been managing UNBC’s electronic resources since 2010. She learned book repair while working at MacEwan’s libraries and still repairs books from personal collections... Read More →

Florence Smith

Archives Assistant, University of Northern BC
Florence Smith is the Archives Assistant for Northern BC Archives & Special Collections; she has also worked as a Circulation Library Assistant at both UNBC Library and Valemount Public Library. Florence has hands-on experience with book repair, digitization, care of photographs... Read More →

Sarah Giesbrecht

Project Archivist, University of Northern BC
Sarah is a recent graduate from UBC’s SLAIS. She has a dual Masters of Library, Archival, and Information Studies and a Master of Arts in Medieval Studies from U of T. Her interests are in access, information literacy, and preservation.
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Kim Stathers

Archivist/Librarian, University of Northern BC
Kim Stathers likes to refer to herself as an "Archibrarian". She graduated from UBC SLAIS with a dual Masters of Library, Archival and Information Studies and has worked in both libraries and archives over the past 12 years. For the past 7 years, Kim has worked at the University of... Read More →

Tuesday June 4, 2019 9:30am - 10:45am AKDT
CIVIC 204 808 Canada Games Way, Prince George, BC, Canada