Richenda Brim

Head of Preservation

Richenda Brim
(650) 724-2958

As Head of Preservation, I oversee the library's preservation program including Binding and Finishing, Conservation Services, and Collections Care.


  • MLIS, University of California, Los Angeles
  • BA, Art History, Loyola Marymount University

Professional activities 

American Library Association, ACRL/Rare Books and Manuscripts Section and ALCTS/Preservation and Reformatting Section

American Printing History Association

Guild of Bookworkers

Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing


More about me 

My professional and scholarly interests include preservation of cultural heritage materials and the history of the book and printing. In addition, I have my own bookbinding and letterpress studio in Oakland.