Curation and Preservation Services at the MIT Libraries
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Conservation

Library Binding

Shelf Preparation

Preventative Care

Book Damage Gallery

Resources

 

BOOK DAMAGE GALLERY

Acid migration

Boards detached

Brittle paper

Food/drink damage

Illegible title

Insect damage

Light damage

 

Pages detached

Ripped headcap

Rust damage

Stained/worn cloth

Tape damage from
incorrect "repairs"

Water damage

 

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