REALM Project Recruiting for Consultants


Update: the positions are now closed.  

OCLC, the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and Battelle are conducting research on how long the COVID-19 virus survives on materials that are prevalent in libraries, archives, and museums. The project will draw upon the research to produce authoritative, science-based information on how—or if— materials can be handled to mitigate exposure to staff and visitors.

Visit for more information on the project, research timeline, and committee members.

There are three open positions to support the project activities: