Local History Committee



The Committee offers an opportunity to discuss issues and concerns related to the management of local history services and collections. Activities include writing guidelines that address services, collections, and preservation of local history materials. Programs sponsored by the Committee include newspaper indexing, house histories, and the care of photography collections.

Those interested in volunteering for this committee should complete a committee volunteer form.

Published Guidelines:

The Guidelines for Preservation, Conservation, and Restoration of Local History and Local Genealogical Materials (1992) has been sunsetted. See the Association for Library Collections & Technical Services of the American Library Association for Preservation Guidelines.