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The Czeck Edge Ruler Stop

I purchased the Czeck Edge ruler stop about two months ago and keep finding more and more uses for it. It costs …

The Czeck Edge Ruler Stop

I purchased the Czeck Edge ruler stop about two months ago and keep finding more and more uses for it. It costs …

Collections as Data: IMPACT

If you are in the Washington, DC area next week (or can be), please be our guest at a very special day-long …

Job, Internship, Fellowship Digest: July 14, 2017

Contractual Conservator, Maryland Archaeological Conservation Laboratory Conservation and Design Officers, Cheshire East Council Collections Assistant, Royal Tyrrell Museum Supervisory Librarian (Chief, Digital …

2017 AIC MEMBER DIRECTORY

The spiral-bound 2017 AIC Member Directory is currently available in the AIC store. Why should you get a copy?Because it is a …

Hack-to-Learn at the Library of Congress

When hosting workshops, such as Software Carpentry, or events, such as Collections As Data, our National Digital Initiatives team made a discovery—there …

Welcome 2017-18 ECPN Officers!

We are happy to introduce the officers of Emerging Conservation Professionals Network for the 2017-2018 term! We are grateful for the dedication …

Job, Internship & Fellowship Digest: June 19, 2017

Paper Conservator (Maternity Cover), Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford Patrick Lindsay Conservation Fellow (Paintings), The National Gallery Conservator and Conservation Technician (Temporary …

45th Annual Meeting – Photographic Materials Session, May 31, “Current Trends and Collaborations among Heritage Institutions in Latin America: Results of the APOYOnline 1st Heritage Preservation Regional Conference and Workshop on Photographic Conservation, Fundraising & Advocacy” by Beatriz Haspo, Amparo Rueda, and Debbie Hess Norris

APOYOnline (Association for Heritage Preservation of the Americas) is a non-profit organization that facilitates communication and exchange among heritage preservation professionals throughout …

Job Opening: Conservation Librarian, Tulane

Reporting to the Director, Technical Services Division, the Conservation Librarian is responsible for collaborating with various librarians and staff to identify, assess …

Roy’s Food Repair

This hilarious skit is from “The New Show” and featured the late John Candy. Thanks to the awesome Mark Anderson, The Elizabeth …

Roy’s Food Repair

This hilarious skit is from “The New Show” and featured the late John Candy. Thanks to the awesome Mark Anderson, The Elizabeth …

Jobs Digest: May 26, 2017

Book Conservator, Oxford Conservation Consortium Library/Archive Conservator, Oxford Conservation Consortium Collections Manager, East Carolina University Conservation and Design Officer, Development Management – …

Bookbinder’s Apron?

Someone — not me! — converted a standard WWII M-1937 Canvas Field Cooking Outfit Bag into an apron. When not used as …

Bookbinder’s Apron?

Someone — not me! — converted a standard WWII M-1937 Canvas Field Cooking Outfit Bag into an apron. When not used as …

Job Digest: May 22, 2017

Book Conservator, Oxford Conservation Consortium Library/Archive Conservator (Maternity Cover), Oxford Conservation Consortium Collections Manager, East Carolina University Associate Conservator of Paintings, Philadelphia …

Strong-backed and Neat-bound

It is well worth spending some time with the illustrations in Loring’s Bibliopegy. The online version gives a sense of them, but …

Strong-backed and Neat-bound

It is well worth spending some time with the illustrations in Loring’s Bibliopegy. The online version gives a sense of them, but …

Jobs Digest: May 15, 2017

Senior Historic Buildings Adviser, Donald Insall Associates Senior Design and Conservation Officer, Suffolk Coastal and Waveney District Councils Assistant Paper Conservator (Revised), …

ECPN Interviews: East Asian Art Conservation

To promote awareness and a clearer understanding of different pathways into specializations that require particular training, the Emerging Conservation Professional Network (ECPN) …

More DPOE in the Deep South

This is a guest post by Elizabeth Kelly, Digital Initiatives Librarian at Loyola University New Orleans, and Cheylon Woods, Archivist/Head of Ernest …

Jobs, Internships & Fellowships Digest: April 14, 2017

Digital Preservation Librarian, James Madison University Libraries and Educational Technologies Conservation Scientist, Canadian Conservation Institute – Canadian Heritage Project Conservator, Glamorgan Archives …

The 1564 Ausbund in the News

My recent treatment of the only known copy of the 1564 Ausbund has been getting some press from my hometown area and …

The 1564 Ausbund in the News

My recent treatment of the only known copy of the 1564 Ausbund has been getting some press from my hometown area and …

ECPN Interviews: East Asian Art Interviews

To promote awareness and a clearer understanding of different pathways into specializations that require particular training, the Emerging Conservation Professional Network (ECPN) …

NU ACCESS Call for External Proposals

Application deadline: April 15 2017 The Northwestern University, Art Institute of Chicago Center for Scientific Studies in the Arts (NU ACCESS) is …

Jobs & Internships Digest: March 17, 2017

Conservation Manager, University of St. Michael’s College Textile Conservator, ThePeople’s History Museum Book Conservator, Cambridge Colleges’ Conservation Consortium Preventive Conservation Intern: Endeavour, …

Vertigo, the Suit

As a book conservator in private practice, I’m sometimes a bit envious of my colleagues who work in libraries. They often deal …

Vertigo, the Suit

As a book conservator in private practice, I’m sometimes a bit envious of my colleagues who work in libraries. They often deal …

Jobs & Fellowships Digest: March 13, 2017

Crew Leader, Historic Preservation, Northern Bedrock Historic Preservation Corps Paintings Conservator, The National Gallery of Ireland Project Conservator (Archives), St Bartholomew’s Hospital …

Job Posting: University of Washington

ASSOCIATE CONSERVATOR FOR PAPER AND PHOTOGRAPHS University of Washington The University of Washington Libraries and the Henry Art Gallery have an opening …