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Smithsonian Libraries Welcomes New Preservation Intern

Posted on Aug 1, 2014 by in The OFI Blog |

Smithsonian Libraries Preservation Intern, Katie Boodle

Smithsonian Libraries Preservation Intern, Katie Boodle

The Smithsonian Libraries Preservation Department welcomes their newest Smithsonian Libraries Professional Development Intern in Preservation. Kathryn Boodle is a graduate from the MA program in Conservation of Art on Paper and Books and Archival Material at the Camberwell College of Arts in London.

Originally from Greenville, South Carolina, Katie holds an undergraduate degree from Columbia College with her focus of study in studio art, art history, and chemistry.  She is interested in books as working objects and the history of their use by people. Her interest in library conservation is specifically in methods and materials used in binding versus the demand and dynamics of production through the centuries.

To learn more about Katie click here.