Preserving the Iraqi Jewish Archive

Posted on Dec 11, 2013

Iraqi Jewish Archive books and documents awaiting preservation.

Tuesday, December 17, at 11 a.m., William G. McGowan Theater

Join the team working on the Iraqi Jewish Archive Preservation Project for a discussion about their daily work to preserve and make available the documents from this collection. Learn about the recovery effort and the history of the project. Find out about other books and documents not seen in the exhibit. Hear from conservators about treatments used to stabilize materials for digitization. Digital imaging specialists will talk about the incredible work put in to make all the unique materials available for access. Presented in partnership with the National Archives Assembly.