Abby Merritt receives National Endowment for the Humanities grant
Merritt is library conservator at Carleton.
Abby Merritt, library conservator, has received a National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Preservation Assistance Grant. Funds will be used to bring in a consultant to assess the environment and the mechanical system of Carleton’s current Special Collections and Archives spaces and to make recommendations to achieve the best possible environment for the long-term preservation of Carleton Archives’ historical materials and Special Collections’ rare books. The project will begin in fall 2023.