Collection Care Conference Scholarships Due March 15

The April 29-30 (Monday/Tuesday) Collections Care Conference provides hands-on and interactive training targeted to the needs of staff and volunteers of archives, libraries, and museums. To view conference details, download the Program Book or the Schedule at a Glance.

Program: National and Oklahoma-based collections care, fundraising, and marketing experts will be on hand to provide more than 45 sessions on collections care, collections management, fundraising for collections care, developing community resources, digitization, and more. Sessions include 18 hands-on labs that provide practical training that will help you provide the best possible care for your valuable collections.

Registration: Early bird registration is $125, which includes breakfast and lunch each day, as well as two receptions. To register, use this registration form

Scholarships: covering registration, shared lodging, and a travel stipend are available. Applications are due before March 15, 2013. To apply, use this form

Hotel:  The host hotel is the downtown Oklahoma City Sheraton Hotel and Conference Center. A limited number of rooms are available for $81 a night, plus applicable taxes. You may make reservations online or call 888-627-8416. Indicate you want to book at the downtown Sheraton Oklahoma City, provide the dates and indicate you are booking with the Collections Care Conference. The $81 rate expires on April 7.