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Happening at UML - Celebrate Preservation Week 2021

  • 1.  Happening at UML - Celebrate Preservation Week 2021

    Posted 25 days ago
    The University of Miami Libraries (UML) is pleased to present its fourth annual Preservation Week, a national event sponsored by the American Library Association.

    Join us online as we celebrate this yearly event with a behind-the-scenes tour of our Conservation Lab and a special preservation webinar on capturing the community pandemic experience.

    Virtual Tour of the Conservation Lab at UML

    Monday, April 26 at 2:30 p.m. (EDT)

    Join our Preservation Strategies team for a virtual tour of the Conservation Lab at the Otto G. Richter Library. Tune in to learn about the different ways we conserve and care for our paper-based collections, see our specialized tools in action, and hear about some of our recent projects.

    Preserving Collective Community Memory: Florida Accounts from the Pandemic

    Thursday, April 29 at 2:00 p.m. (EDT)

    Join us for a webinar where speakers involved in preservation and conservation at UML, Florida International University, and Florida State University will share their work to document the experiences of the Florida community during the COVID-19 pandemic. The webinar will conclude with a conversation about the ongoing and complex nature of the pandemic and related crises, and how these factors could impact preservation and conservation work in the future.

    Register for both events here.

    Stefanie Rodriguez
    University of Miami
    Coral Gables FL
    (305) 284-2038