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SCOPA talk about Library exhibits 11/28 2pm

Library Exhibitions: Curation, Preparation, and Implementation
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Sterling Memorial Library International Room

Have you ever wondered how a group of materials come together to form a library exhibition?? Do you wonder how such exhibitions are planned, prepared, and created? Library exhibitions can present a variety of unique and informative resources that engage and inspire its viewers. Join us for an open forum to learn about the practices of organizing, curating, and preparing materials for library exhibitions at Sterling Memorial Library, Manuscripts and Archives, Haas Arts Library, Beinecke Rare Books and Manuscripts Library, and Lewis Walpole Library.

Panelists will include Kerri Sancomb, Exhibits Preparator, Preservation Unit at Yale University Library, Nancy Kuhl, Curator for American Literature, Beinecke Rare Books and Manuscripts Library, and Molly Dotson, Special Collections Librarian, Haas Arts Library. Beth Morris, Assistant Librarian, Yale Center for British Art Reference Library and Archives, will moderate the discussion. All are welcome and encouraged to attend.