Personal Archiving Day – Preservation Tips for Family Historians

Library: Clayton Library Center for Genealogical Research

Date: 4/30/2016

Room: Clayton Library Carriage House

Time: 10:30AM - 2:15PM

Type: Genealogy

Age Group: adults, teens ages 13-18 years

It’s Preservation Week April 24 -30th!  Learn how to preserve your family treasures. Join us for a combination of presentations and demonstrations. Reservations required, please call 832-393-2600. 

Sessions include:

Preservation Tips for Family Historians, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM

Learn best practices and tips for storage and handling of family documents and photos. This program will be presented by Archivist Jennifer Sessa of the Houston Metropolitan Research Center.

Why Digital Preservation is Important for You & Digital Preservation for Individuals and Small Groups,11:30 AM – 12 PM

We’ll watch two short recorded webinars on the basics of digital preservation and how to get started.

Photo Scanner Demonstration, 12:15 PM – 2:15 PM

Sign up for a twenty minute demonstration of our new photo scanner and learn how to use it to digitize your family photos and documents.