The Marjorie G. and Carl W. Stern Book Arts and Special Collections Center and the library’s Preservation Department in celebration of the American Library Association’s Preservation Week (April 27-May 3) present Fixing This Old Book: simple repairs for your much-loved volumes.*
Do your books have cracked spines, loose hinges, or dog ears? Stop by and let a professional bookbinder evaluate your problems and make recommendations.
Watch demonstrations of treatments for common problems on books old and new. Learn some tips, tricks, and basic repairs from our in-house experts.
*We will not be able to repair your books for you.