Holocaust Remembrance Day (Yom HaShoah) & The Rosenblatt Collection

By Evan Frankl, Reference Librarian, Fordham Westchester Campus Many of us are probably familiar with the “holiday” of International Holocaust Remembrance Day. This was established by the U.N. General Assembly to mark the date (January 27th) that the most infamous of concentration camps, Auschwitz, was liberated by the Allied forces. …

VIDEO: Preservation Week 2019 (Part 1)

Preservation has always been a big topic in libraries. So much so that it has its own week! Each year, the American Libraries Association (ALA) celebrates Preservation Week to raise awareness of the importance of preserving the collections of libraries, archives, and museums. This year, Preservation week is April 21st …