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Works on paper include watercolours, prints, drawings, documents, maps, books, wallpapers, playing cards, and fans.
Handle paper objects with clean hands or cotton gloves.
To label paper, use a 2B pencil rather than ink, which can seep into the paper.
Auckland Libraries’ Preservation Manager and Book Conservator reveals the tricks of his trade in this 20-minute video.