Presented virtually, DHPSNY’s online courses promote collaborative learning and networking. Free for New York institutions, DHPSNY’s programs address the needs of professionals and volunteers at institutions that manage unique library research materials and historical records, including libraries, archives, and museums.
DHPSNY’s online courses are presented through Canvas LMS. Canvas LMS is an open and reliable web-based software that allows institutions to manage digital learning, educators to create and present online learning materials and assess student learning, and students to engage in courses and receive feedback about skill development and learning achievement. Participants will receive instructions on how to join their Canvas Classroom upon registration.
See below for descriptions and registration for upcoming online courses.
Upcoming Online Courses
Archives 101 Online Course
Dates: Monday, November 14 – Sunday, December 11, 2022
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! Archives 101 is a 4-week, asynchronous course intended for individuals who manage cultural collections, with a focus on individuals who are new to working with archives, who may not have had formal archival training, or who are looking to refresh their knowledge of archival management basics.
DHPSNY has hosted programs on a range of topics. Past topics have included:
- Archival Basics
- Preserving Photographic Collections
- Fundraising for Preservation and Conservation
- Audiovisual Preservation
- Preservation Planning
- Mold Prevention
- Collections Processing
- Disaster Response and Recovery
- Paper Collections Care