Conservation and repair of damaged books

← COURSES ←Conservation and Repair of Damaged Books

  • Course: Conservation and repair of damaged books.
  • Duration: Workshop with 3 theoretic and practical sessions (12 hours)
  • Organization: Barcelona Libraries.
  • Venue: Library Montserrat Abelló (Barcelona, Spain).
  • Language: Catalan.
  • Date: November 15, 22nd and December 5th 2018.
  • Audience: Librarians (10 pax).
  • Other links: Facebook album
  • Sponsor: Neschen

Theoretical and practical workshop in which we’ll learn to look at books in order to understand their structure: case bound bindings, paperback, perfect bindings, with or without sewing, hard or soft covers, tight back or hollow spine.
Only afterwards it is possible to make the proper diagnosis of damage, in order to proceed to the repair practice.

Workshop Conservation and repair of damaged books