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ARC 250: Preservation of Historical Records Workshop

This workshop will explore the fundamentals of preserving records. Where and how archival records are stored, and how they are handled, are key elements in prolonging their lives. Participants may bring examples of records needing preservation for an open discussion period. This workshop is typically offered in the spring.


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#9 Producing High Quality Microfilm PDF

#40 Fundamentals of Managing Local Government Archival Records PDF

#50 Appraisal of Local Government Records for Historical Value PDF

#60 Criteria for Selecting Records for Conservation Treatment PDF

#77 Managing Imaging and Micrographics Projects PDF

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