History and Preservation Section

Welcome to the History and Preservation Section website!  For more information about H&P, please click the "About Us" link to your right. Otherwise, feel free to browse through our pages. Important announcements concerning Section activities are below.


Disaster Planning and Recovery Workshops

The New Jersey State Library (NJSL), an affiliate of Thomas Edison State University, and the New Jersey Cultural Alliance for Response (NJCAR), will present a series of disaster preparedness training for libraries and humanities-collecting institutions. Each two-session workshop will take place in three locations in the state.

H&P @ NJLA 2017!!!

Here are the programs the History & Preservation section will have at NJLA this year! 

Historic Maps in Public Libraries -- Tuesday, April 25, 3:10-4 p.m.
Moderator: Danny Klein, Jersey City Free Public Library
Panelists: John Beekman, Jersey City Free Public Library; Deb Schiff, Chester Public Library

H&P Meeting Feb 1 at Morris County Library

Our next meeting will be:

Wednesday, February 1, 2017
9:30 AM to 10:30 AM at:

The Morris County Library (in the small conference room on the first floor)
30 E Hanover Ave, Whippany, NJ 07981   
Phone: (973) 285-6930

On the agenda:

    Discussion about 2017 officers
    Professional development coordinator position  (by-laws addition)