Preservation in Action 2019

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Preservation in Action (PiA) is a program sponsored by the Association for Library Collections and Technical Services (ALCTS) Preservation and Reformatting Section (PARS), in support of ALA's Libraries Transform initiative. The program is intended to promote an understanding of the importance of preservation while engaging with cultural heritage collections in ALA conference locations.

Preservation in Action Event — Volunteers Wanted!

Join Preservation in Action for an engaging opportunity to help preserve cultural heritage in Washington, DC and gain practical experience! Participants will take part in a day-long preservation project at a local cultural institution. The project, which will be led by preservation experts, will provide hands-on training in the care and handling of various materials. No experience is required. Registration is required as space is limited.

Friday, June 21  |  9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. |  event code: TBD

Sponsorship provided by

Backstage Library Works

Learn more about Preservation in Action—view the event from Preservation in Action 2018.