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Preservation and Conservation workshop in Kenya

The National Library of South Africa (Preservation Services) in partnership with the PAC Centre for English-speaking Africa of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) and the Mount Kenya University (Kakamega Campus) presented a two day Preservation and Conservation workshop for participants from Anglophone countries in Africa. The workshop… Read More

  • News
  • 12 March 2015
  • By: anonymous

Ambassadors of the book : competences and training for heritage librarians

What competences are needed for heritage librarians, and how can they be taught? The management of heritage collections requires a unique mix of knowledge and skills, including expertise in preservation and conservation; heritage policies; acquisitions and collection management; bibliographic description; the materiality of books and other collection objects; and… Read More

  • Publications
  • 28 November 2012
  • By: Raphaële Mouren (Ed.)