Documentary Heritage and Preservation Services For New York (DHPSNY) is teaming up with the New York Council of Non-Profits (NYCON) to present a board governance webinar series that will cover a new topic every Tuesday in July. These presentations are intended to provide overviews of the types of issues boards may find relevant to focus on in the current environment. The DHPSNY webinars are presented free of charge. To learn more and register, visit dhpsny.org/webinars.
REALM Update: Five items have been selected for Round 2 of Battelle lab testing to examine the length of time the COVID-19 virus may live on the surface of these porous materials. The results from test set 2 are expected to be released in late July 2020.
The items to be tested are:
- braille paper pages (closed in the book)
- glossy paper pages (closed in the book)
- magazine pages (closed in the magazine)
- children’s board books (closed in the book)
- archival folders (stacked together)
For more on the scope, timeline, and committees involved with #REALMproject, visit oc.lc/realm-project.