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Perservation and Conservation Nelly Balloffet

Perservation and Conservation

Nelly Balloffet

Published June 30th 2014
ISBN : 9780838993415
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236 pages
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When materials arent available due to deterioration, missing pages, disconnected covers, or other problems, it can be frustrating for users and librarians alike. The answer is to provide appropriate care for the collection from the outset, whileMoreWhen materials arent available due to deterioration, missing pages, disconnected covers, or other problems, it can be frustrating for users and librarians alike. The answer is to provide appropriate care for the collection from the outset, while also guiding staff on making needed repairs. decision-makers optimal collection preservation techniques, what it takes to set up a conservation work area, and safe ways to mount a small exhibit. In between, those responsible for repairs will find easily-learned, step-by-step instructions to repair and conserve books and documents. Appendices include care of photographs as well as suppliers lists and additional resources. Using this comprehensive answer book, users will learn to: Extend the shelf life of collections with proper environment and housekeeping. Understand priorities and recover after disasters - fire, flood, mold and more. and documents using field-tested methods. Identify optimal storage for fragile or odd-sized pieces. For any library, archive, or historical society committed to getting materials back into circulation as quickly as possible, this reference offers a one-stop solution. From the issues relevant to directors to hands-on instructions for technicians, its an excellent reference for the entire library.