BPG Archives Conservation Discussion Group

BPG discussion groups are forums at the annual meeting for exchanging focused experiences and ideas on areas of specific expertise such as books and libraries (Library Collections Conservation Discussion Group, LCCDG), archives (Archives Conservation Discussion Group, ACDG), as well as art on paper and museums (Art on Paper Discussion Group, APDG).

Current Officers
Andrea Knowlton, Co-Chair
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
aknow at email dot unc dot edu
Dawn Mankowski, Co-Chair
New York State Office of Cultural Education
dhs at nysed dot gov
ACDG Annual Meeting Programs

Saturday, May 16, 2015

The Effects of MPLP on Archives: Ten Years Later
Tonia Grafakos; Andrea Knowlton

Friday, May 31, 2013

Archives Conservation Discussion Group: Is It Real? The Value and Ethics of Using Surrogates
Moderators: Cher Schneider, Juanita J. and Robert E. Simpson Senior Conservator, University of Illinois Library; Tonia Grafakos, Conservation Librarian, Northwestern University

Friday, May 11, 2012

Book and Paper Group/Research and Technical Studies Joint Discussion Session with the Archives Conservation Discussion Group and the Library Collections Conservation Discussion Group

Thursday, June 2, 2011 (8:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.)

Archives Conservation Discussion Group: Digitization and Its Effect on Conservation Treatment Decisions – How Has Wide-spread Digitizing of Collections Changed Our Approach to Treatment?
Co-chairs: Laura O’Brien-Miller, Conservator, Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University; and Melissa Tedone, Conservator, Parks Library, Iowa State University

Thursday, May 13, 2010

Archives Conservation Discussion Group: Working In An Unstable Economy – Experiences And Insight On The Conservation Of Paper-Based Materials in the Private Sector
Co-chairs: Marieka Kaye, Dibner Conservator, Huntington Library and Laura O’Brien-Miller, Conservator, Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University

Thursday, May 21, 2009

Archives Conservation Discussion Group: Conservation and Preservation Approaches for Stabilizing Large Scale Collections
Co-Chairs: Marieka Kaye, Dibner Conservator, Huntington Library, Jody Beenk, Assistant Conservator, Princeton University Library, and Laura O'Brien Miller, Conservator, Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University

Thursday, April 24, 2008

Archive Conservators Discussion Group: Sharing Information about Environmental Monitoring
Susan Peckham and Linda Blaser, Co-Chairs