Tuesday, May 24, Cleveland Botanical Garden (CBG)
10:00 - noon Workshop: Basic Book Repair for Beginners on a Budget, presented by Ellie Strong and Sharlane Gublin
This 2-hour workshop will cover fast, easy and economical ways to “fix” common problems with damaged library materials so they can be safely circulated/used by patrons. It will focus on repairs that can be easily done by a beginner, and is intended for treating modern bound materials that are not rare or valuable. The class will cover tightening loose covers, mending paper tears, re-attaching texts that have come out of their covers, re-attaching loose pages, corner repair, case cleaning, and spine repair. Attendees may bring in up to 3 books from their own collections to be evaluated for treatment. A small “book repair kit” will be given to each participant.
COMMITTEE MEETING SCHEDULE
*The committee meeting schedule is subject to significant changes - please check periodically for updates. For those committees not mentioned, they are not needing to meet, or are conference calling, etc.
|Time||Woodland Room (one side)
||Woodland Room (other side)|
|8:30-10:00am||Ad Hoc Strategic Planning Committee|
|2:00 - 3:30
||Annual Literature Award Committee||Preservation & Access Committee|
|3:30 - 5:00||Electronic Communications Committee|
|5:00 - 6:00-30||Steering Committee|