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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
Busch Campus

featuring a talk, followed by a question and answer period, by Kristen St. John, Conservator Special Collections and University Archives Rutgers University Libraries on

"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, 1999.

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 collecting.

To RSVP for this luncheon, please call Harry Glazer at 732/932-7505 or send email to hglazer@rci.rutgers.edu.

Posted October 28, 1999