#1206 Principles of Collections Management

$649 usd
Mon Jul 27, 9:00 AM - Wed Jul 29, 5:00 PM (CDT)
Highland Community College, Building H, Room 117, 2998 West Pearl City Road, Freeport, IL  

This course focuses specifically on collections management, facilities, and storage. The first section will cover risk assessment, staff training, inventory control, handling, and equipment. The second section addresses security and fire systems, environmental monitoring equipment, facility selection and design, and off-site storage. The third section discusses storage types, designs, material and construction; “custom-made” vs. “off-the-self” units; special housings; and how to build a custom objects storage unit. Participants are encouraged to bring up to six slides illustrating problems with their collections storage facility for discussion and analysis.

Dates: July 27, 28, 29
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Terry Birkett

Highland Community College, Building H, Room 117, 2998 West Pearl City Road, Freeport, IL
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