Professional Activities

Diane Baden, Head of Monographic Services, O'Neill Library
Diane presented at the ELUNA (Ex Libris Users of North America) Conference in May on the integration of YBP services and workflows with Alma.

Jonas Barciauskas, Head of Collection Development
Jonas is Chair of the Promotions Committee and Web Editor, Society for the Study of Christian Spirituality.

Barbara Adams Hebard, Conservator, John J. Burns Library
Barbara's article, "Saints Preserve Us: A Conservator Reflects on the Influence of Saints in the Preservation of Books", which appeared in the C21 Resources, Spring 2013, was reprinted in the Vatican newspaper, L'Osservatore Romano, English Edition on 3 April, 2013 and Italian edition 22 March, 2013 with the title "I patroni delle pagine belle: Barbara Adams Hebard sull'influenza dei santi nella preservazione dei libri".

Barbara wrote two book reviews, "Review of The Princess Casamassima" and "Review of The Restorer," for the Guild of Book Workers Newsletter.

Barbara also has a book on exhibit in the North Bennet Street School Juried Show of Graduate Work.

Justine Sundaram
Justine attended a half-day conference at Harvard on April 4th: Reality Matters: Teaching with Primary Resources.

On March 23rd, Justine attended the New England Archivists' Spring Meeting on Collaborations between Archivists, Special Collections Librarians and Students and Faculty Members. She also wrote a small blurb about the experience on the Promoting Special Collections blog.

Kevin Tringale
Kevin installed the exhibition "Making History Public: Books around the World 1400 - 1800" (April - December, 2013, Department of History, Stokes Hall South, third floor).

The exhibition was organized by the students in the course Making History Public HS600.01 (Fall semester 2012) in cooperation with the Boston College Libraries. It is sponsored by the History Department and BC Libraries.