The Rare Books and Manuscripts Section (RBMS) of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) plays a leading role in local, national, and international special collections communities. As an RBMS sponsor, you will have a targeted reach, measurable returns, and access to our national network of rare books and manuscripts librarians. Strengthen your ties with special collections librarians and outshine your competition by becoming an RBMS Conference Sponsor. For more information about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Athena Jackson, Chair of RBMS.

Sponsorship Benefits

Folio Circle ($3,000 and up)

Quarto Circle ($1,500-$2,999)

Octavo Circle ($750-$1,499)

  • First-time Attendee Orientation – $1,250
  • Workshops – $750 each (Tentative titles below, last two are half day)

    • Workshop 1: Cataloging Rare Materials Using RDF (Claimed Langdon Manor Books, LLC)
    • Workshop 2: Born Digital Access Bootcamp (Claimed by Read’Em Again Books)
    • Workshop 3: Transcribing Seventeenth-Century Handwriting (Claimed by Voyager Press Rare Books and Manuscripts)
    • Workshop 4: Logic Models / Outcomes Based Management (Claimed by Tavistock Books)
  • General Conference Support – $750-$1,499 (RBMS thanks Adam Matthew Digital and Liber Antiquus, Early Printed Books & Manuscripts)

Duodecimo Circle ($250 – $749)