Kent Library’s Special Collections and Archives Department at Southeast Missouri State University has received a preservation assistance grant from the National Endowment for Humanities. With the grant, they’ll be able to fly out from Utah conservation specialist, Randy Silverman. Special collections and archives librarian at Kent Library, Roxanne Dunn tells KZIM KSIM about the grant.
Their extensive and accessible collection of rare books, regional history collections, and William Faulkner-related material fills 3,300 linear feet of Kent Library. For more information about the National Endowment for the Humanities, visit www.neh.gov.