April 28, 2017 – Preservation Week Open House

COME CELEBRATE PRESERVATION WEEK WITH A VISIT TO THE PRESERVATION LAB!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

September 28, 2016 – Book Studies White Paper Complete

PRESERVATION LIBRARIAN, HOLLY PROCHASKA, COMPLETED ACADEMIC LEAVE AND SUBMITTED A PROPOSAL TO EXPAND THE MISSION OF THE LAB TO INCLUDE EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING IN BOOK STUDIES.  THIS IS JUST THE FIRST STEP IN EXPLORING THE IDEA AND BUILDING A COALITION OF INTERESTED INDIVIDUALS.  CHECK OUT THE FULL WHITE PAPER  – HERE !

 

August 19, 2016 – IFLA tours the Preservation Lab

ON AUGUST 9TH, AS PART OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI LIBRARIES TOUR, THE PRESERVATION LAB WAS HONORED TO WELCOME OUR INTERNATIONAL LIBRARIAN COLLEAGUES FOR A VISIT TO OUR LAB WHERE WE DISCUSSED OUR ROLE IN COLLABORATIVE PRESERVATION IN OHIO.

 

April 29, 2016 – Preservation Week Open House

IN HONOR OF PRESERVATION WEEK THE LAB WILL HOST ITS ANNUAL OPEN HOUSE FRIDAY, APRIL 29TH FROM 1:30PM – 3:30PM AT UC’S LANGSAM LIBRARY.  THIS YEAR THE LAB WILL SHOW OFF ITS NEW HOLLANDER BEATER AND OFFER A PAPER MAKING DEMONSTRATION!  CHECK OUT A LITTLE PAPER MAKING VIDEO WE MADE HERE!

 

December, 2015 – The lab is highlighted in the Annual Report

CHECK OUT THE LIBRARIES ANNUAL REPORT – AND PAY SPECIAL ATTENTION TO PAGES 5,12,13, AND 15.  WAY TO GO UC LIBRARIES!  WAY TO GO PRESERVATION LAB!

 

October 26 – 28, 2015 – In lab workshop with Tom Edmondson

THE WHOLE PRESERVATION LAB PARTICIPATED IN A THREE DAY ON-SITE WORKSHOP WITH TOM EDMONDSON, AN ESTEEMED PHOTOGRAPHIC CONSERVATOR FROM KANSAS CITY.  TOM INSTRUCTED THE LAB ON PHOTOGRAPHIC IDENTIFICATION AND MINIMALLY INVASIVE TREATMENT AND REPAIR.  IN ADDITION TO THE 7 LAB STAFF, 3 COLLEAGUES FROM THE INDIANA HISTORICAL SOCIETY, THE CINCINNATI ART MUSEUM, AND OHIO UNIVERSITY JOINED IN.

 

October 15, 2015 – Ohio Preservation Council Cradle Workshop

LAB CONSERVATOR, ASHLEIGH SCHIESZER, PRESERVATION LIBRARIANS, HOLLY PROCHASKA, ASHLEY JONES, AND MIRIAM NELSON COLLABORATED ON THE FIRST CRADLES WORKSHOP SPONSORED BY OPC AT OHIONET.  A SUCCESSFUL CURRICULUM AND HANDS-ON WORKSHOP THAT WE HOPE TO OFFER IN THE FUTURE.

 

October 2, 2015 – SOA Presentation

REPRESENTING THE PRESERVATION LAB, HOLLY PROCHASKA SHARED HER EXPERIENCE ON EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS.  CHECK OUT THE SLIDE PRESENTATION.

 

July 5, 2015 – OhioDIG visits the lab

AS PART OF THE CINCINNATI OHIODIG MEETING, 9 OF OUR COLLEAGUES VISITED THE LAB FOR A TOUR AND A DISCUSSION OF THE CONNECTIONS BETWEEN DIGITIZATION AND PRESERVATION.  ALSO OUR UC PARTNERS IN CRIME, EIRA TANSEY AND NATHAN TALLMAN, SHARED THEIR WORK ON DIGITAL FORENSICS.

 

July 2, 2015 – Honors class visits the lab

AS PART OF THEIR HONORS COURSE WITH ARCHIVES AND RARE BOOKS LIBRARIAN KEVIN GRACE, 11 HONORS STUDENTS VISITED THE LAB FOR A TOUR, DISCUSSION ABOUT THE PARTS OF A BOOK, AND A SHOW AND TELL OF RARE BOOKS BEING CONSERVED IN THE LAB.

 

June 16, 2015 – the lab in the news

CHECK OUT THIS GREAT UC LIBRARIES SOURCE ARTICLE ON PRESERVATION AND THE WORK OF THE PRESERVATION LAB!

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May 12-17, 2015

THE PRESERVATION LAB PRESENTS A POSTER AT THE ANNUAL AMERICAN INSTITUTE FOR CONSERVATION CONFERENCE IN MIAMI.

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May 1, 2015 – the lab in the news(record)

…TURNED TO UC’S PRESERVATION LAB, WHICH BOUND THE DISSERTATION IN A CLOTH BINDING AND PLACED IN A RED CLAMSHELL BOX…

Doctoral Hooding & Master's Recognition Ceremony

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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COME CELEBRATE PRESERVATION WEEK WITH A VISIT TO THE PRESERVATION LAB!

 

 

 

 

September 2014- the lab in the NATIONAL news

DAWN FULLER’S ARTICLE SHOWCASING THE WORK DONE IN THE PRESERVATION LAB TO CREATE A WAY TO STORE AND PRESERVE FOUR POP-UP BOOKS BY ARTIST PAUL JOHNSON HAS MADE AMERICAN LIBRARIES ONLINE EDITION!  CHECK IT OUT AT  http://www2.cms.americanlibrariesmagazine.org/pic/eye-popping-rare-book-collection.

 

 

September 2014 – the lab in the news

THE ON-LINE EDITION OF UC MAGAZINE RAN A STORY ABOUT OUR COLLABORATION WITH THE DAAP LIBRARY AND THEIR ARTIST BOOK COLLECTION – CHECK IT OUT AT http://magazine.uc.edu/favorites/web-only/rare_books.html

THE PUBLIC LIBRARY OF CINCINNATI AND HAMILTON COUNTY ALSO RAN A STORY ABOUT THE LAB AND OUR COLLABORATION WITH THE DOUBLE-VISION EXHIBIT AT MAIN, AS WELL AS AN ARTICLE ABOUT WHAT WE DO AT THE PRESERVATION LAB – CHECK THEM BOTH OUT (PAGES 10 AND 11) AT http://issuu.com/plch/docs/links_fall_14_web 

 

September 5, 2014 – 10-4 at OHIONET

LAB CONSERVATOR, ASHLEIGH SCHIESZER AND DEPARTMENT HEAD, HOLLY PROCHASKA TO PARTICIPATE IN OPC ENCLOSURE WORKSHOP.

FOR MORE INFORMATION AND REGISTRATION GO TO  http://opc.ohionet.org/opcjoomla/news-and-events/current-news-and-events

 

Check us out on Instagram

THE PRESERVATION LAB STAFF ARE PARTICIPATING IN THE 5DAYSOFPRESERVATION FROM JULY 14-18, 2014.

SEARCH FOR US AT http://instagram.com/thepreservationlab

 

ALA Annual, June 2014

THE PRESERVATION LAB STAFF PRESENTED AT ALA!

CHECK OUT HOLLY PROCHASKA’S PRESENTATION ON THE LAB’S FORMATION.

READ THE ORIGINAL BLOG POST BY VERONICA SORCHER DESCRIBING THE CUSTOM ENCLOSURE CREATED FOR A PAUL JOHNSON ORIGINAL.

 

May 15, 2014  –  10 am -3 pm, 571 Langsam Library

THE PRESERVATION LAB TO HOST OPC QUARTERLY MEETING.

LEARN MORE, CHECK OUT THE OPC WEBSITE.

 

May 9, 2014  –  10 am -4 pm, 300 Langsam Library

THE PRESERVATION LAB TO HOST OPC WORKSHOP.

TO REGISTER, CHECK OUT THE OPC WEBSITE.

 

 

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May 1, 2014  –  2-3:30 pm, 300 Langsam Library

COME CELEBRATE PRESERVATION WEEK WITH A VISIT TO THE PRESERVATION LAB!

 

 

 

 

 

March 7, 2014  –  4-5 pm at Langsam Library

JOIN THE STAFF OF THE PRESERVATION LAB TO:

  •  DISCUSS THE STRUCTURE OF BOOKS
  •  DISCOVER WHAT MAKES SOME BOOKS LAST SEEMINGLY FOREVER, WHILE OTHERS FALL APART AFTER ONE GOOD READ
  • AND MAKE YOUR OWN MINIATURE BOOK

 

 

October 10, 2013  –  2:15-3:30 pm

THE PRESERVATION LAB PRESENTS A POSTER AT THE ANNUAL OHIO LIBRARY CONFERENCE.

CHECK OUT THE POSTER!

 

July 31, 2013

CONNECTING TO COLLECTIONS’ BOOT CAMP PRESENTATION – TEXT (use Explorer)

CONNECTING TO COLLECTIONS’ BOOT CAMP PRESENTATION – POWERPOINT SLIDES (use Explorer)

CHECK OUT KATHY LECHUGA & HOLLY PROCHASKA’S BOOT CAMP PRESENTATION, “SETTING UP A BASIC BOOK AND PAPER LAB”.

 

April 25, 2013 – 1-3 pm

COME CELEBRATE PRESERVATION WEEK AT THE PRESERVATION LAB.

EXPLORE THE LAB AT OUR OPEN HOUSE.  AND, THERE WILL BE CAKE!

 

April 21, 2013 – 3-5 pm

JOIN ARCHIVES AND RARE BOOKS LIBRARY FOR THE UNVEILING OF THE 1749 MAP OF LONDON.

READ MORE ABOUT THE MAP.

READ A TRANSCRIPT FROM THE CELEBRATION – “A LITTLE ABOUT THE PRESERVATION & CONSERVATION…”

 

January 3, 2012

NEW JOINT PRESERVATION LAB OPEN FOR BUSINESS  (PRESS RELEASE).

WATCH A VIDEO OF THE PARTY!

 

October 4, 2011

PUBLIC LIBRARY AWARDED A LSTA GRANT TO CREATE A JOINT CONSERVATION LAB WITH UC LIBRARIES