NoWAL Visit - UCLan Special Collections & LCC Conservation Studios

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UCLan Library

52 Saint Peter's Square

Preston

PR1 2HE

United Kingdom

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The plan for the day (with some indicative timings) is as follows:

Arrive at UCLan Library - refreshments

Overview of TREV, UCLan's state of the art book digitisation robot; demonstration of scanning a 19th century title from the Livesey Collection (c.20 mins)

Transfer to Askew House to see some of the collections and archive, with interesting items out on display (c.30 mins)

Transfer to Lancashire County Council Conservation Studios for an introduction to the service and guided tour round the facilities, covering Fine Art Restoration, Object Restoration, Material Restoration & more. (c 2 hours)

Please note that lunch will not be provided. Participants can bring a packed lunch or can be directed towards the nearest catering outlets.

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UCLan Library

52 Saint Peter's Square

Preston

PR1 2HE

United Kingdom

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