Lifelong Library Emeriti Program: Book Doctors
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Book Doctors: How the MSU Libraries' Conservation Lab Heals Books
Even in this increasingly digital age, books are an important source of information and still heavily used in the MSU Libraries. But age and constant use (and the occasional bit of abuse) damages and wears them out. What to do? Fix them, of course! Eric Alstrom, Collections Conservator, will introduce you to the principles of conservation, methods the Wallace Conservation Lab uses to repair and conserve, and will give you a few tips and tricks to take home to preserve your own libraries.