Preservation and conservation for beginners 2016

28 Apr 2016
10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Heritage Library and Conservation Lab

Preservation and conservation for beginners 2016

This workshop is now full. Fill in the registration form below to join the waiting list.

Advice on the long-term preservation of treasured books, documents, and other paper-based objects, with the NALIS Library Conservator (the only qualified one in the Caribbean). The topics introduced will include:

  • Identifying and Combating Agents of Deterioration
  • Care and Handling Techniques
  • Protective Enclosures and Storage Conditions
  • Digitization as a Preservation Option

The presentation and demonstrations will be held in the Heritage Library Division, 2nd Floor of the National Library. The workshop will end with a tour of the Preservation and Conservation Laboratory, Basement.

Click here to register for this event. This is a free workshop.

If for any reason you can no longer attend after registering above, please let us know by email to or contact us via phone at (868) 625 8328 so we can make your spot available to our waiting list. Feel free to email or call if you have any questions.