Guides & Fact Sheets

The following definitions in this resource have been compiled from CCAHA Disaster Recovery bulletins: Salvaging Books, Salvaging Art on Paper, and Salvaging Photographs.

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A glossary of general preservation terminology.

During renovation, considerable change in material properties can occur to collection objects. Damage can be caused by improper handling during moving, inadequate safety precautions and housings in temporary storage, or premature introduction into the new storage areas.

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An infographic of the ideal process for collections preservation and conservation.
An illustrated guide to book terminology, in two parts.
A recorded webinar about digitization.