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Preservation Assessment Survey Workshop

Organisation
British Library
Location
The British Library Centre for Conservation
96 Euston Road, London NW1 2DB, UK.
Country

United Kingdom

Language
English
Learning Objectives
-plan a survey;
-select a statistically valid sample;
-assess the condition of collection items;
-identify factors affecting their preservation.
Training Fee
Workshop fee (including lunch) £60.00 + VAT = £72.00 per person.
Target Audience1
Practical
Website
http://www.bl.uk/blpac/pasworkshop.html
Contact E-Mail
blpac@bl.uk
Date
02 Nov 2011 11:00am - 04:00pm

Designed for library and archive staff, the workshop introduces the Preservation Assessment Survey methodology and demonstrates the benefits of carrying out a survey. No previous knowledge of preservation is required. There will be ample opportunity for discussion.

The Preservation Assessment Survey (PAS) has been used by over 300 libraries and archives in the UK and Ireland since its launch in 2001. Participants have successfully used the results to support funding bids and to inform internal planning and budgeting for preservation.

1. Based on DPOE audience levels.

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