PREVENTIVE CARE COURSE MATERIAL

Preservation: Identifying Problems and Solutions Facing Paper-Based Collections

(Updated 2/25/00)  

A. PROBLEMS (Graphic)

Introduction: Recognizing Problems (quiz)

1. Use

2. Value

3. Risk (Risk reduction functions)

4. Substrates (Component nature and deterioration; paper making history and properties; scientific analysis, teaching with paper-making)

5. Media (Component nature and deterioration; scientific analysis)

6. Formats (Component nature and deterioration)

7. External Factors of Deterioration

Conclusion, credits and references

Glossaries

Bibliographies

Organizations

For more information, please contact Dianne van der Reyden, Senior Paper Conservator, SCMRE.

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