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close this bookVacuum Freeze-Drying, a Method Used to Salvage Water-Damaged Archival and Library Materials: A RAMP Study with Guidelines (UNESCO, 1987)
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Open this folder and view contents1. Introduction
Open this folder and view contents2. Water-soaked paper
Open this folder and view contents3. Stabilization by freezing
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View the document6. Vacuum freeze-drying vs vacuum-drying
Open this folder and view contents7. freeze-drying is not a new process
Open this folder and view contents8. Early experiments in freeze-drying books and documents
Open this folder and view contents9. The use of vacuum chambers for recovery of water-damaged archival and library materials
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View the document12. Cost of vacuum-drying and freeze-drying
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View the document14. What freeze-drying will not do
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Open this folder and view contents17. A final word: disaster preparedness planning
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prepared by
John M. McCleary

General Information Programme and UNISIST

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

Original: English
PGI-87/WS/7
Paris, April 1987

Recommended catalogue entry:

McCLEARY (John P.).- Vacuum freeze-drying, a method used to salvage water-damaged archival and library materials: a RAMP study with guidelines/prepared by John P. McCleary/for the/General Information Programme and UNISIST. - Paris: Unesco, 1987. - vii, 63 p; 30 cm. - (PGI-87/WS/7)

I - Title
II - Unesco. General Information Programme and UNISIST
III - Records and Archives Management Programme (RAMP)

© Unesco 1987