Category Archives: Preservation Destination Visits

Save the Date! Preservation Destination Cedar Rapids

SAVE THE DATE FOR

PRESERVATION DESTINATION

Monday, SEPTEMBER 19, 2016

Possible Sunday afternoon event as well on Sept. 18

CEDAR RAPIDS WILL BE OUR HOST CITY WITH

BEHIND THE SCENES TOURS AT SEVERAL LOCATIONS:

African American Museum,

Iowa Masonic Library

And more to come!

Free to ICPC members. Others welcome to join ICPC that day or before.

Approx. time frame is 9 – 3:30 on Monday.

Only cost will be your lunch, travel, and lodging if desired.

If you are traveling over 100 miles to come, you could be the recipient of the

ICPC Fellowship for $100.

So many reasons to come, learn, and enjoy!

ICPC Preservation Destination Fellowship Opportunity

ICPC Preservation Destination Fellowship 

 

Applications are due September 12th!

The Iowa Conservation and Preservation Consortium (ICPC) is offering one fellowships for members to attend Preservation Destination. This annual event is offered free of charge to ICPC members. Fellowship recipients will receive up to $100 to reimburse travel and accommodation costs.

About ICPC

The Iowa Conservation and Preservation Consortium’s mission is to initiate, encourage, and enhance preservation and conservation activities in and among all Iowa repositories and institutions whose collections include a variety of materials such as audio-visuals, microforms, paper-based, and electronically-stored information for the benefit of present and future generations.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • ICPC member (individual or institutional)

  • Iowa resident who works or volunteers in a museum, historical society, library, archive, genealogical library, government record office, or other institution that preserves the history and culture of Iowa OR student at an Iowa college or university in a relevant discipline (history, museum studies, library science, archival studies, anthropology, etc.) interested in pursuing a career in the aforementioned profession(s)

  • Live at least 100 miles from the site of the event.

  • Never before received this fellowship.

 Final Project

Fellowship recipients are required to complete a report of Preservation Destination, to be published on the ICPC website.

Contact Information

Please direct questions and send your completed application to iowa.conserveandpreserve@gmail.com or mail to:

Iowa Conservation and Preservation Consortium
C/O University of Iowa University Libraries
100 Main Library
Iowa City, Iowa 52242