I’m often asked how you become a conservator and what we need to know to do our jobs. Here’s a short list of the skills all good library conservators have:
Knowledge of the history of the book and printing An understanding of organic chemistry, especially as it applies to paper, leather, parchment and pigment manufacturing [...]Continue Reading →
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