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Sat, Jan 06


Los Angeles

California Rare Book School Courses (Summer 2024) Registration Window

The California Rare Book School (CALRBS) is accepting Summer 2024 applications thru 1 May 2024. CalRBS evaluates extensions on a case-by-case basis. Please refer to: CalRBS for the latest information.

California Rare Book School Courses (Summer 2024) Registration Window
California Rare Book School Courses (Summer 2024) Registration Window

Time & Location

Jan 06, 2024, 7:00 PM – May 01, 2024, 7:00 PM

Los Angeles, 300 Charles E Young Dr N, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA

About the Event

Founded in Los Angeles in 2005, the California Rare Book School (CalRBS) is a non-degree education program dedicated to providing the knowledge and skills required by collectors and professionals working in all aspects of the library, special collection, archives, museums, and rare book community, as well as for students interested in entering the field of justice studies, library ethics, critical librarianship, and rare book conservation and preservation. CalRBS offer workshops, lectures, classes, and certificate programs aimed at professionals and members of the public who care about the artifacts of the past, the documents of the present, and their potential to change the course of our future.

The California Rare Book School (CalRBS) is currently accepting enrollment applications for their CalRBS Summer 2024 courses.

Link to Course Application Requirements:  Admissions – CalRBS

Link to online adminssions for California Rare Book School:  California Rare Book School Submission Manager (

 2024 Courses July 15–18, 2024 

Course Title                                                                                                           Location             

Artists’ Books in Education: Strategies for Institutional Libraries  Berkeley, California            

August 5–9, 2024 

Course Title                                                                                                                                                                     

Archives and Climate Change Online      

Eira TanseyCritical Book History and Bibliography   Los Angeles                               

Descriptive Bibliography   Los Angeles                               

Copyright Theory and Practice for Libraries, Archives, and Special Collections Online   

Pop Bibliography  Los Angeles                                 

The Celluloid Paper Trail: Identification and Critical Interpretation of the Film Script       Los Angeles                                 

Critical Librarianship in Praxis   Los Angeles                                

Special Collections Pedagogy  Los Angeles                                

August 12–16, 2024 

Course Title                                                                                                                                                        

Islamic Manuscript and Print Culture: from the Middle East to South Asia    Los Angeles                                  

History of the Book in America, 1700–1900    Los Angeles                                 

History, Identification, and Preservation of Photographic Materials   Los Angeles                                 

Bibliography and Black American Print Culture    Los Angeles                                 

Preservation Stewardship and Administration Online    

Hands-on Book History Pedagogy  Los Angeles                                 

August 19–23, 2024 

Course Title                                                                                                                                                Location   

Activist Methods for Librarianship (coming soon!)                                                    Booklyn / Brooklyn, New York                  

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Note:  These events are listed as a courtesy to IOBA book buyers and sellers.  Every effort is made to post accurate information, but that the most reliable information will be found at the link the promoters website: CalRBS

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