Job Description: Book menders create custom enclosures for selected items in the Library's collections, and learn some book conservation and preservation techniques.
A high degree of proficiency in the techniques learned is expected, as is the ability to work independently and efficiently. You will gain a basic understanding of the underlying principles of book conservation, book construction and their applications. Attention to detail is essential. Preference will be given to freshmen and sophomores.
Shifts Available: Monday through Friday, 9am to 4pm
Contact: Robert Garzillo, Technical Services, firstname.lastname@example.org (401) 709-5944
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Guild of Women Binders, 1898 - 1904. Bookbinding: Edward Garnett, 'An imaged world', 1894. (Artstor)