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.


Congrats to Bob Stewart on Receiving the Susan G. Swartzburg Award @ NJLA2016!

The History and Preservation Section extends its congratulations to Asbury Park Library Director Bob Stewart on receiving the Section’s annual Susan G. Swartzburg Award at the 2016 NJLA Conference. Created in 2003, the Swartzburg Award recognizes a New Jersey Library Association member who, over a substantial number of years, has made exceptional contributions to an awareness, understanding, and/or preservation of archival and library materials in New Jersey.

2016-17 H&P officers slate named

Hi All,
Below is the Nominating Committee’s offering for the 2016-2017 Slate of NJLA History & Preservation Section Officers.
President – Carolyn Dorsey, Morristown and Morris Township Public Library
Vice President/President-Elect – Tom Ankner, Newark Public Library           
Secretary – Ken Kaufman, Somerset County Library System
Members-at-Large – Colleen Goode, Ocean County Library; Bruce Bardarik, Paterson Public Library;  Nancy Madacsi, Sussex County Historical Society; and Tim Corlis, Rutgers University

Call for newsletter articles

If you'd like to contribute to the next issue of the H&P Section newsletter, The Chronicle, please email your submission to Chronicle Editor Sarah Hull at sarah.hull(at)plfdpl.info. The deadline is Monday, Jan. 4, 1016.

You can find past Chronicle issues here.