Cost: $260 (nonmember, $390)
Attendance Maximum: 30
Instructor(s): Paul Theerman,
Head, Images and Archives, History of Medicine Division, National
Library of Medicine, Bethesda, MD, and Tim Pennycuff, Assistant
Professor and University Archivist, Lister Hill Library of the Health
Sciences, University of AlabamaBirmingham
Offered: Saturday, May 17,
8:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Learn basic strategies to arrange, protect, and
make use of archival items and collections, including manuscript
materials, photographs, and films. This course will help improve
the quality of health sciences library services, help librarians
acquire new knowledge and skills in health sciences librarianship,
transition from one area of library practice to another, and improve
their ability to manage health sciences information resources.