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The University of the West Indies

W.I. Federal Archives Centre/


Cave Hill Campus Archives
WORKSHOP

Basic Collections Care for


Archives, Artifacts and Artwork
The W.I. Federal Archives Centre/Cave Hill Campus Archives will be hosting
two half-day workshops entitled, Basic Collections Care for Archives,
Artifacts and Artwork as part of its Archives Awareness Month celebrations
in the month of May. The half-day workshops will be held on 23rd and 25th
May 2011 from 10.00am – 1.00pm.

Objective of the Workshop

The workshop will introduce participants to basic care and management


techniques & practices, equipping them with an understanding of how to
care for their institutional and personal archival treasures for long-term use.

Cost of the Workshop

This workshop will be free of cost as part of the community outreach


programme of the Archives.

Who is Eligible?

Anyone with an interest in preserving archives, artifacts or artwork for


future generations to enjoy.

How to Register?

Interested persons must complete the attached registration form.

Method of Selection

The first thirty (30) individuals to complete registration forms and return
them to the Archives by post or e-mail will be entered into the workshop.

Themes

• The Importance of Collections Care


• Documenting Your Collection
• Proper Handling of Objects, Stabilization, Storage and Cleaning
• Appropriate Exhibition and Rotation

Attendees will be expected to participate in practical sessions using basic


collections care techniques for cleaning and stabilizing archives, artifacts
and artwork.

Participants will also be provided with an informative leaflet covering the


themes on the workshop.

Participants will be awarded Certificates of Participation.

Light refreshments will be served!

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How to Find Us?

The W.I. Federal Archives Centre/Cave Hill Campus Archives is located at


the bottom floor of the Alister McIntyre Building, CARICOM Research Park,
opposite the Main Campus.

W.I. Federal Archives Centre/


Cave Hill Campus Archives

Mailing Address:

The W.I. Federal Archives Centre/


Cave Hill Campus Archives
The University of the West Indies
Cave Hill Campus
St. Michael
BB11000

E-mail: archives@cavehill.uwi.edu

Tel: (246) 417-4052/4854

Fax: (246) 438-9106

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WORKSHOP REGISTRATION FORM

The University of the West Indies


W.I. Federal Archives Centre/
Cave Hill Campus Archives
WORKSHOP
Basic Collections Care for Archives,
Artifacts and Artwork

Please return this form by mail, fax or


e-mail to:
The W.I. Federal Archives Centre/
Cave Hill Campus Archives
The University of the West Indies
Cave Hill Campus
St. Michael
BB11000
E-mail: archives@cavehill.uwi.edu
Tel: (246) 417-4052/4853/4852
Fax: (246) 438-9106

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