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Care, Handling and Storage of Works on Paper - Quick overview from the Library of Congress.
Guide to the ANSI /NISO/ LBI Library Binding Standard (PDF) - Guide that simplifies and explains the library binding standard.
Guidelines on the Selection and Transfer of Materials from General Collections to Special Collections - Guidelines from the Rare Books and Manuscript Section of ACRL.
IFLA Guidelines for Planning the Digitization of Rare Book and Manuscript Collections - Guidelines that address the specific needs of digitization projects for rare and special collections.
Oversize, overwhelmed? Caring for Maps and Architectural Drawings - webinar addressing the challenges of these often fragile, oversized materials. From Connecting to Collections Care.
Paper and books - Care of objects and collections - Basic care and links to additional resources from Canadian Conservation Institute. Includes works of art on paper.
Preserving Scrapbooks - An ALA ALCTS webinar on preserving scrapbooks.
Preservation Guidelines for Digitizing Library Materials - From the Library of Congress.
Federal Agencies Digitization Guidelines Initiative (FADGI) - Federal Agencies Digitization Guidelines Initiative including guidelines for digitizing moving images.
Minimum Digitization Capture Recommendations - From ALA's Preservation and Reformatting Section.