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  1. Robbie Sittel, GODORT content editor

    Introduction Hi, I'm Robbie Sittel. I'm an academic librarian from Texas and one of the content editors for GODORT. Ala membership / professional affiliation   I'm a long time ALA-member (15+ years). I'm the current chair of the GODORT ...

    SEBTEST - 06/20/2018 - 10:10 - ALA Support

  2. Displaying Memorabilia in a Box Picture Frame

    Dear Donia, How can I safely display my father's WWII memorabilia in a box picture frame?   Q. Dear Donia, I have some of my dad's WWII memorabilia that I'd like to display in a box picture frame. I am not sure how to do this without damage ...

    BMORRIS - 06/14/2018 - 13:57 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  3. Preserving a Water Damaged Scrapbook

    Dear Donia, How do I preserve a scrapbook that has water damage? Q. Dear Donia, I have a scrapbook that has been water damaged on the bottom half of the pages. A number of the pages have some interesting colors on the damaged parts (I assume from mildew o ...

    BMORRIS - 06/14/2018 - 13:18 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  4. Storing Plastic Figurines

    Dear Donia, How do I store plastic figurines? Q. Dear Donia, I am currently working on storing my Star Wars figurine collection. I am putting individual figurines in low-density polyethelene bags with a small hole punched out for breathing. These bags are ...

    BMORRIS - 06/14/2018 - 12:35 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  5. Restoring Autographed Memorabilia

    Dear Donia, How do I restore authographs? Q. Dear Donia, II have a baseball that has signatures from the entire Yankees baseball team yankees. Is there a way to restore the signatures, and, if so, who do I go to? In addition, I have a document with autogr ...

    BMORRIS - 06/14/2018 - 12:16 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  6. Repairing a Damaged Letter

    Dear Donia, How do I repair a damaged letter? Q. Dear Donia, I have a letter handwritten by Thomas Jefferson from 1792 that is split in the middle. Is there a way to restore the letter so that it is seamless? Also do you think there's anything else t ...

    BMORRIS - 06/14/2018 - 11:58 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  7. Digital Preservation in Libraries: Preparing for a Sustainable Future

    In today’s information landscape, there are fewer topics that more urgently demand expansive discourse than digital preservation, which touches on everything from technology to copyright. The Association for Library Collections and Technical Services (ALC ...

    BMORRIS - 06/11/2018 - 11:04 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  8. Mounting Albumen Prints on Paper

    Dear Donia, How do I safely mount albumen photos on paper? Q. Dear Donia, I have a large collection of 19th century albumen photographs of India which I want to paste on paper. These photographs are actually loose and are unpasted. How do I paste the phot ...

    BMORRIS - 05/30/2018 - 11:09 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  9. Academic BRASS Volume 12, No. 2

    Volume 12, No. 2, Fall 2017   Business Research Academy: Academic Business Librarians Gaining STEAM Paul Brothers   A Business Librarian’s Review of the AACSB International Conference and Annual Meeting (ICAM) Annette Buckley   Using Digital Marketing Too ...

    Annetteb - 05/23/2018 - 17:31 - Reference & User Services Association (RUSA)

  10. Restoring an Old Telegram

    Dear Donia, Can an old, faded telegram be restored? Q. Dear Donia, I have a Western Union telegram that was sent to my grandmother when my dad was wounded in the Philippines during WWII. It has been faded by sunlight to the point that it looks blank. Is t ...

    BMORRIS - 05/07/2018 - 12:15 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)