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Merrick Library

2279 Merrick Avenue
Merrick, NY 11566 United States
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November 2017

Book Repair Workshop

November 3 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Merrick Library, 2279 Merrick Avenue
Merrick, NY 11566 United States
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This workshop is designed to demonstrate quick and easy techniques for extending shelf life on general circulating materials.  Prevention is the key, but we will be addressing specific, common repairs: tipping in loose pages, broken spines, torn header caps, ripped and torn pages. Each participant is asked to bring: two paperback books, preferably new or new-like, to demonstrate covering techniques, a hardbound book with a book jacket to demonstrate application of book jacket covers, a stapled book or magazine, a…

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