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Thanks WUDPAC!


Check it out! My upcoming Sept 2017 FAIC course at the Indiana Historical Society “The Use and Creation of Pre-Coated Repairs” is open for registration —  http://www.conservation-us.org/courses/professional-development-courses/current-courses/the-use-creation-of-pre-coated-repairs

See you in Indy!


Follow @kislakcenter on Instagram for more great images of our special collections (and check out @Indic_Mss on Twitter for more information on our extensive Sanskrit, Hindu, and Buddhist materials)

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For #manuscriptmonday Benjamin Fleming, our Cataloger of Indic Manuscripts, holds UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, item 2897, a copy of the Harivaṃśa, a Hindu text being digitized as part of the NEH Indic project. The catalog record can be found here: http://ow.ly/LPs530a4WCx We’ve included additional pictures showing the fragments of woven decorative endbands on the spine and the black and red manuscript text in Śāradā script of the Harivaṃśa. #harivamsa #indic #hindu #endbands #manuscript #cataloger #specialcollections #nehgov #librariesofinstagram #KislakCenter #pennlibraries 

— The Penn Libraries Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts (@kislakcenter) March 2017


Updated tips for making textured repairs:

https://sarahreidell.files.wordpress.com/2016/09/synthetictextures_tips.pdf




😊 Full job announcement and profile in the University of Pennsylvania Almanac. August 30, 2016, Volume 63, No. 03 


#todayinthelab Colleagues from the @UCLAGettyCons NARA @archivespres Mellon Advisory Group exploring the future of library conservation education visited our new Steven Miller Conservation Lab @upennlib Kislak Center for Special Collections


It’s official! I’ll be starting at UPenn Libraries as the first Margy Meyerson Head of Conservation in mid-July. Exciting things ahead!


I’m a Fellow!

AIC Fellow Status



oobleckian!

The Foundation of the American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic WorksThe Use and Creation of Pre-Coated Repair Materials

February 24 – 26, 2016
Fort Worth, Texas
Amon Carter Museum of American Art
Instructor: Sarah Reidell

More information: http://www.conservation-us.org/education/education/current-courses/the-use-creation-of-pre-coated-repair-materials#.VmW_KF88KnM

Click here for more information on past workshops