Exhibit Fabrication: Safely and Effectively Displaying Books


In this video, Rebecca Elder, Principal at Rebecca Elder Cultural Heritage Preservation, discusses the special requirements for displaying books safely, including various book structures, characteristics, and environmental concerns. She also demonstrates how to create a cost-effective custom-fitted book cradle to protect books during exhibition and add to the display aesthetics. This session was part of the 2016 ATALM annual conference held in Phoenix, Arizona, on September 10-13, 2016.