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Further Reading about Conservation and Preservation

This list includes resources of interest to institutions and individuals concerned primarily with the preservation of paper-based collections. Many of these sites provide links to other related resources.

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Spanish Language Articles on Photograph Conservation

"El tratamiento para la conservación de materiales fotográficos impresos en estado de deterioro."  The Imperfect Image; Photographs their Past, Present, and Future (Conference Proceedings for the papers presented at the Center for Photographic Conservation's first international conference at the Low Wood Conference Center, Windermere 6th–10th April 1992). London; The Center for Photographic Conservation, 1992. Written by Debbie Hess Norris.

"La preservación de las colecciones fotográficas en las bibliotecas de investigación: un punto de vista."  On Photo Preservation and the Research Library. Mountainview, CA: Research Library Group. 7–17, 1991. Written by James M. Reilly

Note: The above articles were translated into Spanish for a workshop taught on photograph conservation at the Cuban History Institute, Havana Cuba in March 2002. An associate of the Cuban History Institute translated the essays. It was requested by Amparo Torres, Special Projects Officer, The Library of Congress, that these pieces be posted on the NEDCC website in order to access and educate a larger Spanish speaking audience about photograph conservation. Please note these publications are in PDF format.