Webinar: Best Practice for Using the IPI Preservation Metrics to Assess Risk in Organic Collections, Part II: Mechanical Damage


Date: October 12, 2023

Time: 1:00-2:30pm EST

Instructor: Marvin Cummings

Cost: $150

Registration deadline: October 9, 2023


This is Part II of a two-part webinar series: Best Practice for Using the IPI Preservation Metrics to Assess Risk in Organic Collections. Note: register for the two webinar bundle and save $50!

This webinar will discuss: 1) the origins of the IPI % Equilibrium Moisture Content and % Dimensional Change metrics, 2) how to apply these metrics in practice to assess the risk of mechanical damage to organic materials posed by different environmental conditions, and 3) highlight their limitations to ensure they are appropriately used for collection management. 

Webinar Registration Policies

  • No registrations will be accepted after the registration deadline.
  • Registration fees will not be refunded.
  • Registrants who are unable to attend the live webinar session can request access to a recording. Access to the recording will be limited to two weeks after the live session. Contact Lauren Parish at lmppph@rit.edu for assistance.
  • Registration is not confirmed until payment is made.
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Price: $150.00