Buildings, Books and Blockbusters: Balancing Access and Preservation

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The Cloisters

7 Old Palace Yd

London

SW1P 3JY

United Kingdom

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Historic Libraries Forum Annual Meeting and Conference 2019. Theme: increasing access to collections while ensuring their preservation.

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Cost: £40

Speakers:

Caroline Bendix (Keynote),Battered by bibliophiles. Is damage-free access possible?

Tony Trowles (Westminster Abbey), Displaying collections in a 13th century environment : reflections on creating The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Galleries at Westminster Abbey (talk followed by tour)

Rosemary Firman (Hereford Cathedral), Screen sharing: the role of broadcasting and the media in extending access

David Iggulden (Kew/BHL), Empowering Global Research: The Biodiversity Heritage Library

Molly Bigwood (Student), Exploring the Balance Between Conservation and Access

Sarah Vansnick (TNA Collection Care), Mouldy books: Preservation improving access

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Fee includes sandwich lunch and tea/coffee.

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Please note that due to the historic nature of the conference venue it can only be accessed via a flight of stairs.

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Contact: Jessica Hudson (jessicahudson[at]rhs.org.uk)

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The Cloisters

7 Old Palace Yd

London

SW1P 3JY

United Kingdom

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Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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