Plates from an illustrated book being treated by conservator

Ask a Conservator: Materials Matter

Join Alison Reppert Gerber, Preservation Coordinator, Keala Richard, Conservation Technician, and Daniel Viltsek, Book Conservator, to hear about the unique materials that they deal with, watch a book dissection and see how different materials have worked well or haven’t, and learn about the most challenging materials to preserve in our collections.