September 21, 2018
         

RAP Members

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Northeast Document Conservation Center

The Northeast Document Conservation Center (NEDCC) is one of the largest nonprofit, regional conservation centers in the United States, specializing in the preservation and conservation of paper-based materials for collections-holding institutions.

NEDCCís Paper Conservation Laboratory is staffed by professional conservators, including specialists in the conservation treatment of photographs, oversize works on paper, and parchment. Paper conservation procedures range from minimal stabilization to complex treatments. Paper and photograph conservators also perform collection-level assessments.

The Centerís Book Conservation Laboratory staff is skilled in treating both manuscript and printed bound materials dating from the eleventh through the twenty-first centuries. The professional book conservators have expertise in treating volumes bound in a variety of materials including leather, cloth, parchment, and paper and offer a full range of treatment options. The Centerís book conservators also conduct collection-level assessments.

NEDCCís Imaging Services†staff members are expertly trained in the proper handling of†fragile materials. The Centerís Digitization Service department specializes in creating highest-quality digitization of rare and valuable works on paper. The Scanning department handles a broad range of material including X-ray film, continuous tone black-and- white negatives, color film dye-base images, lantern slides, glass plates, and photographic prints. The Preservation Microfilming department provides microfilming, processing, and duplication.†

NEDCCís Preservation Services department offers consultation and training to help institutions preserve collections as a whole through collections care and preservation planning. The department conducts general preservation assessments; presents workshops, conferences, and training programs in the U.S. and abroad; answers reference inquiries; maintains NEDCCís Web site; and provides free 24-hour disaster assistance.

Northeast Document Conservation Center
100 Brickstone Square
Andover, MA 01810
Tel: 978-470-1010
Fax: 978-475-6021
Email: nedcc@nedcc.org
URL: www.nedcc.org
Contact: Lori Foley, Director of Field Services
Books, Paper, Photographs, Digitization

NEDCC

Book repair, Northeast Document Conservation Center

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