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Book repair, circulating collections, library


Archival Science | Art and Materials Conservation | Book and Paper | Library and Information Science


This presentation familiarizes viewers with different aspects of circulating collections book repair for school, public, and academic library staff. It shows basic descriptions of techniques using images, and video. This presentation should not be construed as a how-to, hands-on workshop. Likewise, it is not aimed at the treatment of special collections items. Selected resources for training, both hands-on and online are provided at the end. This webinar was presented to ALA/Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS). Online. Sep. 14, 2011. Download below or view online at

ALCTS_book_repair_webinar.flv (288626 kB)
Full slides with audio and video from the live webinar.

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