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New Ideas for a Two Century Place: Jefferson County Public Library History Collection Preservation Assessment
Camille Fife, Jefferson County Public Library

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Report of a Preservation Needs Assessment (Report)
Title: Report of a Preservation Needs Assessment
Author: Alison Fulmer, Preservation Specialist, NEDCC,Andover, MA 01810
Abstract: This report includes a complete assessment of the materials located in the Local History Collection of the Jefferson County Public Library in Madison, Indiana. It also includes an Addendum which is titled a Digital Preservation Addendum. The Assessment includes paper-based, audiovisual and photographic materials housed in this collection. The assessment evaluated the buildings and environments as they related to the preservation needs of the materials; examined current policies, storage and handling procedures and assessed the general condition of materials. Observations are based on a pre-site visit questionnaire, a full-day site visit and discussions with Camille Fife (Local History Coordinator), Alicia Zavala (Library Assistant-Local History Collection) Judi Terpening (Library Director), Ron Marshall (Maintenance), and Kelly Joyce (Library Trustee).
Date: 10/04/2021