News and Events:
Faculty Book Collectors' Luncheon
Special Invitation for Rutgers Faculty Members
The Friends of the Rutgers University Libraries
are pleased to invite you to
A Book Collectors' Luncheon
Tuesday November 23, 1999
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
in the Special Collections Room
of the Library of Science and Medicine
featuring a talk,
followed by a question and answer period, by
Kristen St. John, Conservator
Special Collections and University Archives
Rutgers University Libraries
"Preserving Your Rare Books:
Tips and Techniques"
Kristen St. John has worked as a conservator at the Library of Congress
and Information Conservation, Inc. of North Carolina. She was an
intern in conservation labs at the Stanford University Libraries, the
Humanities Research Center of the University of Texas in Austin and the
Indiana Historical Society. She joined the staff of Special Collections
and University Archives at Rutgers University Libraries in October,
Kristen is the co-author of 'Preservation for the Individual Collector,'
produced by the Preservation and Conservation Studies Department of the
University of Texas.
- Network with other Rutgers faculty interested in rare books and book
To RSVP for this luncheon, please call Harry Glazer
at 732/932-7505 or send email to