Conservation Treatment & Preservation Advice

Overview of Services

There are three units within Preservation that perform conservation services, including treatment (repair), enclosures, binding, consultation, preservation review, assessments, and surveys.

The units below provide these services for the following types of materials:

Weissman Preservation Center: Special collections

Collections Care: General and circulating collections

Media Preservation: Audiovisual collections

Preservation Programs and Outreach, a unit of the Weissman Preservation Center, provides preservation advice on a range of topics including careful handling, emergency preparedness, and environmental monitoring.