Maria Kubler, Volunteer Co-ordinator for the Archives & Access project outlines below the role of the volunteers and the kinds of work they have been doing:

For this post we are focusing specifically on the role of the Preservation Volunteer. Tara Wellesley, Ben Harrison and Marinella Franco discuss their experiences volunteering on the project thus far.

Tate Britain preservation volunteers Ben, Marina, Tara, Aurelio and Nella sat around a table working on mixed collections

Ben, Marina, Tara, Aurelio and Nella working on mixed collections; Keith Piper, Barbara Hepworth and Vanessa Bell

Photograph © Tate 2015 (Ana Escobar)

Tate Britain preservation volunteer Nella re-numbering Keith Piper photographs

Nella re-numbering Keith Piper photographs

Photograph © Tate 2015 (Ana Escobar)

If have any questions regarding our Volunteer programme as part of the Archives & Access project then please contact Maria Kubler our Volunteer Co-ordinator maria.kubler@tate.org.uk