9781591585305

Crash Course in Library Gift Programs : The Reluctant Curator's Guide to Caring for Archives, Books, and Artifacts in a Library Setting

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  • ISBN13:

    9781591585305

  • ISBN10:

    1591585309

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2007-10-30
  • Publisher: Libraries Unltd Inc

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Summary

What do you do when you are offered any number of gifts including but not limited to artifacts, letters, historical documents, collections of pictures, postcards, arrowheads? This book helps you reject such offers (keeping the prospective donor happy) or add and maintain these in your collection so that they are useful and used. Since archival materials are not considered as the usual circulation materials, how and when to loan them is another question answered. You may also be able to get volunteers to help you at every step along the way when you are acquiring and restoring gifts.

Table of Contents

Introduction
To Keep or Not To Keep?
A Happy Home or a Final Resting Place?
A Meaningful Life
Be Prepared
Relying on the Kindness of Strangers: Parent Organizations, Boards, and the Community Conclusion: Yet Another Reason You're
Special References
Index
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