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In the course of my job at John J. Burns Library, I often find amazing archival materials by chance while working on conservation projects. The jeweled binding of a Bulgarian manuscript held at Burns Library is one such serendipitous find. … Continue reading
A new Burns Library exhibit, Commitment to Craftsmanship: Conservation Bookbindings by Mark Esser, is now on display through January 16, 2015. This exhibit is designed to introduce Boston College students to bookbinding and book conservation, explores the training Mark … Continue reading