Online Course: Archives Management
MS 234: Archives Management
April 6 to May 1, 2020
Instructor: Jennifer Edwards
Archives include flat paper, photographs, bound pamphlets, books, small 3-dimensional objects, and magnetic media. The Archives Management course covers an introduction to the materials found in archives and typical use of these materials including use patterns, retrieval needs, finding aids, handling and exhibition. The last half of the course details optimum storage options for archival materials. Storage includes furniture, storage techniques, standardized and specialized housing such as folders and boxes and custom-made housings.
For more information or to sign up: https://www.collectioncare.org/archives-management-line-course