ERIC Number: ED213433
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Aug
Reference Count: 0
International Federation of Library Associations Annual Conference. Papers of the Management and Technology Division: Conservation Section (47th, Leipzig, East Germany, August 17-22, 1981).
Sylvestre, J. G.; And Others
Five papers in this collection are concerned with the preservation of library materials; the remaining paper addresses library building standards, emphasizing their value and identifying other reports on library standards. The conservation papers cover: (1) training for conservation in Canada, identifying institutions and associations offering related courses; (2) the training of restorers in the German Democratic Republic, reviewing the development of training courses, particularly those relating to art works; (3) national regional activities on the conservation of library materials in the Federal Republic of Germany, including restoration workshops and research on the age-resistant properties of paper; (4) the training of conservators and librarians in the Federal Republic of Germany, focusing on job descriptions, training regulations, and how this subject is treated in library schools and technical colleges; and (5) problems of conservation of modern library materials in the Soviet Union due to insufficient durability of modern machine-made paper and the causes of paper deterioration. (RBF)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Federation of Library Associations, The Hague (Netherlands).
Identifiers: Book Restoration; Canada; East Germany; USSR; West Germany