Demonstration videos

Preservation Services staff take you step by step through some techniques and tools for preserving collections. Book wrapping and encapsulation are just the beginning.

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Book wrapping

Infrequently used deteriorated books can be wrapped in buffered paper or fitted with polyester book jackets.

Digitisation of [Estate maps : scrapbooks] Blocksidge and Ferguson 

The process of digitising the volume 3 scrapbook of the Blocksidge and Ferguson estate maps.

Map preservation

How to look after your maps and preserve them for the future.

Specialist techniques for digitisation

Some of the equipment and techniques that are used to digitise State Library's collections.