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    RE: Packing up Rare Books for Move/Storage

    Hi Megan, I am the C2CC community forum monitor for this week. Wow, this is a BIG project! In order to provide you with the most appropriate answers, could you provide some additional information: 1) What is the shelving situation in the off-site ...

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    RE: Wood for storing collections

    Hi Karla, this is Sonya Barron, C2CC monitor for this week. I am not familiar with the materials you linked to in your message. However, I think Marvel-sealing your plywood is a good option. I will reach out to a couple of experts on this matter to gather ...

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    RE: Packing up Rare Books for Move/Storage

    Pack upright in acid-free record storage boxes when possible or spine down.  For oversize soft covers, flat but stacked only if not going to deform the piece. ------------------------------ Susan Beates Curator, Drake Well Museum Pennsylvania Historical ...

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    RE: Looking for Recommendations - Plexi glass clea ...

    Hi Katherine, We have used Tap Plastics plexi cleaner.  The nice thing is they also have polishes that have tiers that can help get out scratches (kind of like sand paper- coarser to finer grains).   https://www.tapplastics.com/novus_plastic_polishes?search=Plexi%20cleaner ...

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