CAMP Spring 2013 Meeting

Event Logistics

Saturday, April 27, 2013
9:00 a.m.-12:00 noon Pacific time
University of California, Berkeley
Judy Alspach -

CAMP (Cooperative Africana Materials Project) will hold its spring business meeting on Saturday, April 27, in Berkeley, California. The open meeting will take place in the Morrison Reading Room of the Doe Memorial Library from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon.

CAMP member libraries fund the preservation and acquisition of rare research materials, many of them at risk of loss or destruction, related to the study of Africa. Representatives of CAMP member institutions meet annually to discuss current and future projects and identify priorities for additional acquisitions.

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