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Preservation Week 2012


Pass it On: Preservation Week is April 21st-27th. Below you will find member activities and useful resources related to preservation. If you would like your institution's event listed, email with the relevant information.


SAA Preservation Poster is attached below! Download this poster for free! 

SAA's Preservation Section and NARA's Preservation Programs are please to present an e-poster in recognition of Preservation Week 2013. We encourage you to share this poster with staff and the general public. It is sized to 8 1/2" by 11" so that it can be printed on any color printer.

Preservation Week Activities and Events

Archivists of the Houston Area – Archivists Digitization and Presentation Roundtable (Rice University, Fondren Library) 

Charleston Preservation Society  - Phipps Street Burying Ground Clean-Up and Tour 


 Google Maps – National Preservation Events 


Illinois Wesleyan University – Preserving Your Cultural Heritage 


Library of Congress 


Millhopper Branch Library (Gainsville Libraries) – Celebrating Preservation Week with author Steve Berry


Monmouth County's Achives and Library - Preserving Family Photographs



The National Endowment for the Humanities - Daily posts featuring projects originally funded by the Division of Preservation and Access


            New York Public Library - Three Programs

                         Archiving and Storage of Personal Media and Digital Files

                         Introduction to Film Preservation with NYPL's Reserve Film & Video Collection

                         Caring for Your Home Photo and Paper-Based Collections


New York Univeristy  - Community Archiving and the Occupy Wall Street Movement

San Jose Public Library 


Society of Rocky Mountain Archivists –  Denver Public Library’s Western History and Genealogy Department


Student Preservation Association, The University for Creative Careers 


University of California, San Diego, Personal Digital Archiving Day


University of Nevada, Las Vegas – Preservation Open House


University of Wyoming in Laramie - Celebrates  with a Week  of Activities



Select Webinars


Briscoe Library (UT Health Science Center, San Antonio) – Preserving Personal Digital Photographs


University of North Texas – Taking Care: Family Textiles 


Preservation Tips


Association of Moving Image Archivists Student Chapter at New York University



Preservation Week National Spokesman – Steve Berry

Steve Berry: Preservation Week @ your library



Preservation Week on Twitter

Preservation Week on Facebook  

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