Book Repair Pre-Workshop Readings

Lavender, Kenneth. Book Repair: a How-To-Do-It Manual for Librarians. 2nd edition revised  NY: Neal Schuman ©2011 – review techniques throughout entire book

Higginbotham, Barbra Buckner and Judith W. Wild. The Preservation Program Blueprint. Chicago, IL: ALA © 2001. – Read:  chapters 4-5, 11

Managing Preservation: A Guidebook State Library of Ohio & Ohio Preservation Council ©1995 – Read Chapters 1, 6-10.

Damaged Books – British Library Preservation Advisory Council –

Balloffet, Nelly and Jenny Hille, Preservation and Conservation for Libraries and Archives. Chicago: ALA, 2003.   Look at pages 17-31.

Boudreau, Joan. “The Book Book: Early Bookbinding Inventions.” O Say Can You See Blog The National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution (Oct 1, 2015):

“Protect Photos, Documents and Other Papers from Natural Destruction Over Time.”

Optional Reading:

Swartzburg, Susan.  Preserving Library Materials: A Manual 2nd Ed. Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, Inc. ©1995. – Read Chapters 1, 3-5, 7