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Subject: Workshop on care and display of books

Workshop on care and display of books

From: Gail Fordham <g.fordham>
Date: Tuesday, January 2, 2007
Care and Display of Books Workshop
The Natural History Museum, London
Cromwell Road
South Kensington London
February 15, 2007

Cost: UKP150 per person

This workshop introduces the key elements of good practice for the
care and display of books through a series of presentations, videos
and practical sessions.  This introductory  workshop is suitable for
Library staff and Archivists and all those with responsibility for
book collections.

Subjects included in the workshop:

    Threats to Library collections
    The Structure of books
    Book Curation
    Basic book repair
    Bindings: materials and spine structures
    Temporary Book Display

The workshop is led by Museum Library Staff:

    Judith Magee, Collection Development Manager, has extensive
    experience of managing and curating large book collections and
    has a special interest in Botanical illustration and Antiquarian

    Paul Cooper, Assistant Librarian, has worked in the General and
    Zoology Library for a number of years and has a particular
    interest in printed illustration techniques.

The course fee of UKP150 includes tea, coffee and lunch.

Booking Form:

    First Name:
    Addres us:

    Delete as appropriate:
        I enclose a cheque with the booking form.
        I require an invoice.


As spaces for this workshop are limited early booking is advised.
Refunds will not be made for cancellations made after 31 January

Completed Booking forms should be sent to:

    Gail Fordham
    Library and Information Services
    The Natural History Museum
    Cromwell Road
    London SW7 5BD
    Fax: +44 207 942 5559

Gail Fordham
Departmental Secretary
Library and Information Services
+44 207 942 5267

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Received on Tuesday, 2 January, 2007

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