Posted by: Government & Heritage Library | May 2, 2010

Webinar Alert!! Mold Prevention and Remediation

Mold Prevention and Remediation

Date: Thursday, May 13

Time: 1-2pm CDT

Cost: Free

Presenter: Michele Brown, Book Conservator at Cornell University

This webinar will introduce participants to the basic types of mold, and describe the environmental conditions that promote mold growth in home and library collections. We will discuss prevention as well as remediation should mold growth occur.
This webinar is geared to participants with little experience, but with lots of questions and concerns.

Presented by Michele Brown the Book Conservator at Cornell University since 1995. She received a B.A. in English from Fordham University, and a Certificate in Hand Bookbinding and Restoration from the Camberwell School of Art and Crafts in 1977.  She is enrolled in the distance learning MLIS program at the University of Alabama, and is scheduled to receive that degree in August 2010. She has conducted numerous workshops around New York State in disaster planning, care and handling, and mold prevention and remediation. In addition, she teaches bookbinding classes, conducts collection surveys, and maintains a small private practice.

This webinar is brought to you by the Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS), a division of the American Library Association (ALA).
To register for this webinar click here:

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