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There are times in book conservation where you have enough of a book's original cover that you can incorporate the original pieces into the .

Conservation Book Repair: A training manual by Artemis BonaDea. Illustrated by Alexandria Prentiss  Alaska State Library, Alaska Department of Education, 1995

Conservation Book Repair: A training manual by Artemis BonaDea. Illustrated by Alexandria Prentiss Alaska State Library, Alaska Department of Education, 1995

Coloring Japanese Tissue for Repairs

In my conservation work I often repair loose boards using the Japanese Tissue Board Reattachment method devised by Don Etherington.

Conservation Conversations // Choosing the Right Repair Paper by Becky Koch

Conservation Conversations // Choosing the Right Repair Paper by Becky Koch

more conservation framing tips

The Conservation Register: Mounting and Framing Objects - Best one. Good illustrations for mounting picture before framing.

A website about constructing metal book clasps, bosses and other types of book hardware, showing examples of book clasp repair and restoration.

A website about constructing metal book clasps, bosses and other types of book hardware, showing examples of book clasp repair and restoration. Information on workshops offered by Joycelyn Merchant on the design and construction of metal bookclasps.

Some heavy-duty equipment from the Smithsonian Libraries Book Conservation Lab.

Some heavy-duty equipment from the Smithsonian Libraries Book Conservation Lab.

Hello, everyone! We are the two new (soon to be old) interns at the Glucksman Conservation Centre. We come from MA Conservation courses in the UK - Carrie is at Camberwell studying books and archiv...

In the Conservation Studio: book cradles

We are the two new (soon to be old) interns at the Glucksman Conservation Centre. We come from MA Conservation courses in the UK - Carrie is at Camberwell studying books and archiv.

Understanding Book Repair Terminology: http://www.suite101.com/content/understanding-book-repair-terminology-a137389

Understanding Book Repair Terminology: http://www.suite101.com/content/understanding-book-repair-terminology-a137389

Conservation Tip No 8: Removing chewing gum from paper documents

Conservation Tip No Removing chewing gum from paper documents