WESTPAS - Protecting Cultural Collections Workshop

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The Western States Preservation and Assistance Service (WESTPAS) will be presenting a two-part preservation workshop for all Idaho libraries, museums and cultural institutions this summer in Boise at the Idaho Commission for Libraries.  Register today for this hands-on workshop -- take-aways include a pocket disaster response plan, a better understanding of disaster recovery resources available in your area, and a new appreciation for disaster preparedness.

Pre-registration required. Register online at: WESTPAS workshop http://tiny.cc/ZePOL
For registration assistance contact: Kathy Krause krause@plsinfo.org

Please share with all of your colleagues – if you have any questions, you can contact Shirley Biladeau at shirley.biladeau@ libraries.idaho.gov at the Idaho Commission for Libraries.  See attached document for more information.

Part 1: Prevention & Preparedness – August 18, 2011 – Idaho Commission for Libraries
Part 2: Response & Recovery – September 19, 2011– Idaho Commission for Libraries
Instructor: Kris Kern, Fine & Performing Arts Librarian, Portland State University

Administrators and staff responsible for emergency preparedness, response and decision-making, in all types of cultural institutions should attend.  By registering for the workshop, the institution commits to supporting the attendee(s) to achieve the workshop's disaster preparedness goals. When possible, please send two attendees so they can work together on the disaster preparedness activities.