Executive Director, ReCAP:
The Research Collections & Preservation Consortium
Princeton, New Jersey
Jacob Nadal is the Executive Director of ReCAP: The Research Collections and Preservation Consortium, a partnership among Columbia University, The New York Public Library, and Princeton University. ReCAP manages over 12.5 million items in a highly optimized preservation environment and delivers materials to hundreds of thousands of researchers each year. Mr. Nadal has led preservation programs at major US research libraries and serves as an advisor to the several national print archives planning groups, the National Digital Stewardship Residency program, the Library of Congress Digital Preservation Outreach and Education initiative, and to programs engaged in the preservation of Liberian records and cultural heritage materials. Mr. Nadal received his BA from University of Puget Sound and his MLS from Indiana University, and he serves as a Visiting Assistant Professor at the Pratt Institute.
Friday, January 8
8:30 AM – 4:00 PM